Commercial Lawyer

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Dec 2016
Closes
17 Jan 2017
Job Title
In House Counsel
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

My client, a leading international marketing agency is looking for a Commercial Lawyer to join their team on a contract basis. This client works with global brands in various sectors including Retail, FMCG, and Food & Beverage. Their senior management team is based in London and the legal team has direct access to senior management for quick decisions. 

The role is on a contract basis to cover a maternity leave.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Drafting, negotiating, and updating UK and international commercial contracts for clients, talent, suppliers, IT service providers, data processors, and general IP licencing
  • Dealing with queries relating to IP, copyright, trademark, and data protection
  • Assisting the GC to plan the legal training programme
  • Assisting with any litigation matters

Candidates of interest will be:

  • Qualified lawyers with an average of 4 – 5 PQE suggested, or equivalent experience
  • Experience working in-house for a company in a variety of sectors including FMCG, Retail, Manufacturing, or Engineering sectors 
  • Experience working in-house with advertising and media