In-house Commercial Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£35-45k per annum + bonus
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
11 Nov 2016
Ref
CH/1410
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A Nottingham based company are looking to recruit a Commercial Lawyer to join their in-house legal team.

The successful candidate will be a qualified legal professional with at least 2 years PQE and have proven experience in commercial law, specifically drafting, reviewing and negotiating various types of contracts.

Data protection and financial industry regulatory compliance experience can be beneficial.

Experience in software licensing and technology legal work is also highly desirable.  Candidates from private practice or in-house backgrounds will be considered.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law or related discipline
  • Master’s degree or related professional qualifications

Other requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Creativity and the desire for self-development
  • Willingness to learn new things and practice other aspects of Law
  • High level of business acumen and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision and be results-driven
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and manage deadlines, in a high velocity, rapidly evolving and demanding work environment
  • Experience in working at or with technology companies can be useful
  • Knowledge of Russian language can be useful but not essential