Senior Legal Counsel - Cambridge

Location
England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
Salary
£70000.00 per annum
Posted
26 Sep 2016
Closes
24 Oct 2016
Ref
EL58
Contact
Eleanor Sidgwick
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Errington Legal Recruitment
Senior Legal Counsel - Cambridge

We are looking to hear from a bright, academic Commercial Lawyer who has gained experience in private practice or in house for this role. The role will offer the post holder strategic input, varied legal work and responsibility.

This role offers the candidate a busy role but with the benefit of little to no over time. A genuine work/ life balance.

Position: Senior Legal Counsel
Area of Law: In-house
Hours: Full time
PQE: 5yr PQE
Location: Cambridge
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: Competitive

Errington Legal are legal specialists for Cambridge based in Cambridge, for expert guidance on your career move talk to us.

"Without Errington Legal's knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did". Solicitor, Cambridge

The role:

The successful candidate will have practical and technical knowledge of areas of law relevant to the business, such as Contract Law, Commercial Law, Data Protection, and Freedom of Information. The role will involve a significant international element, so experience in this regard would be advantageous (however this is not essential).

Skills and experience:

He/she will have a commercial outlook, and the ability to foresee possible legal implications of procedures and actions and proactively deal with them. The successful candidate will have the ability to cope with a wide and varied workload, and to make sound decisions under pressure.

He/she will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to build good working relationships at all levels.

The Errington Legal commitment to candidates:

  • As a result of our extensive contacts and relationships we can offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area
  • With our salary and market knowledge, we are in a good position to offer realistic advice on salary levels and also make sure that candidates receive a competitive deal.
  • We offer thorough feedback and support during and after the interview process.
  • We provide a fully confidential and honest relationship. No information on any individual is ever passed on to third parties without prior consent.

Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Secretarial vacancies in East Anglia. As specialists we are able to offer our candidates and clients a bespoke and proactive level of service during a recruitment campaign.

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