In House Solicitor

Location
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
Salary
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
04 Mar 2019
Closes
01 Apr 2019
Ref
13985863/001
Contact
Kate James
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This role will suit someone who is robust, commercial and outgoing, as the applicant will be actively involved with the business. Candidates will need to show they are hardworking; they can think for themselves and are enthusiastic to learn and develop.

Client Details

For full details about this vacancy please contact Kate James on 0121 6348800.

Description

The applicant will be required to provide timely and commercial legal advice, to assist in the negotiation and drafting of a wide range of interesting, complex and at times, high value commercial contracts. In addition you will provide legal advice on a wide range of issues relating to outsourcing, data protection (DP), commercial disputes, advertising and some intellectual property (IP) to name a few. This is an interesting, broad in-house legal role.

Profile

  • 2 - 6 years PQE but of course we are happy to consider candidates with more or less PQE if you have the relevant commercial experience
  • Strong drafting and negotiating skills
  • Ideally good knowledge of other relevant areas of law including outsourcing, contract, commercial, intellectual property, data protection and bribery and corruption. If you do not have this experience already you will need a desire to learn these new skills
  • Ability to deal with risk management, governance and compliance

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary plus a car or car allowance and bonus.