Legal Counsel - Growing FinTech firm, 2+ yrs PQE

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£70,000 - £90,000
Posted
23 Feb 2021
Closes
02 Mar 2021
Ref
SHM-1746
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

OUR CLIENT:

A fast growing fintech firm is looking for a Legal Counsel to join their legal function in London. This firm has recently expanded internationally and is looking to continue this expansion into several countries globally.

THE ROLE:

Working closely with the General Counsel, you will be working with a range of stakeholders on across a broad spectrum of legal matters. Your role will include:

  • Contractual negotiations on behalf of the company
  • Drafting and negotiation of a broad range of commercial agreements, including terms of business, outsourcing, IT, marketing, sponsorship agreements
  • Supporting the business with their SaaS/PaaS platform queries.
  • Supporting senior stakeholders on key internal projects
  • Liaising with external legal counsel when required

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful candidate will be/have:

  • A 2PQE+* Commercial lawyer with experience gained either in-house or in private practice
  • Experience working on matters relating to tech would be a plus not a pre-requisite
  • SaaS or PaaS experience would be highly desirable
  • An enthusiastic, robust, proactive individual who is looking for an interesting challenge

*Candidates outside of the PQE bracket with the right experience will also be considered for the position