Legal Counsel (FTC)

Recruiter
JMC Legal.
Location
England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
Salary
£60000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Posted
23 Feb 2021
Closes
23 Mar 2021
Ref
BBBH27675
Contact
Henry Hoey
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This international, industry leading research company are now seeking a Commercial Lawyer to join their inhouse Legal Team in Cambridge.

This business are proud to be at the very forefront of an exciting and expanding sector; they have already established themselves internationally and are set for exponential further growth over the next few years.

Interviews taking place immediately over Zoom.

The Business

They are very well established and highly regarded internationally for the specialist work that they undertake - the corporation have an impressive track record working on high profile, publicised and confidential projects.

Over recent years, they have experienced substantial growth which has put the business in a very strong position to be at the forefront of the market, where they now undertake exciting and diverse projects across a variety of sectors.

The Legal Team are experienced and efficient, responsible for dealing directly with domestic and internationally clients. You will find a clear management structure and very accomplished team of senior Lawyers, this position is being offered due to Maternity Cover (6 - 9 Months FTC)

The Role

This position will offer a level of autonomy where you will be responsible for your own market/ region; meanwhile being provided with full support from Paralegals and an open-door policy from the senior management team.

The work involved is varied within Commercial Law; this includes drafting, reviewing and negotiating on:

  • Commercial Contracts
  • Agreements for Sale
  • Domestic & International Tenders
  • Framework contracts
  • Assisting with Employment matters

There will be elements of team management involved in this role, you will be responsible for working to your own initiative; therefore, they are seeking a commercially minded lawyer to hit the ground running assisting the Head of Legal.

Whilst this position has the potential to go permanent, the individual must be happy with an FTC arrangement, should it not go perm.

Requirements

  • You will be an experienced Commercial Lawyer with 5PQE +
  • This position is open to Solicitor or CILEX
  • You will have strong proven experience across all areas of Commercial Law
  • Ideally you will have experience working on EU/ International Projects
  • You will be confident working autonomously and as part of a wider team

On Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Outstanding Company Share Scheme!
  • Company Bonus Structure
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • 25 Days + Bank Holidays + Christmas Leave (Paid)
  • Flexible working
  • Work/ Life balance

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If you would like to apply for this outstanding opportunity, please get in touch with a CV today or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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