Commercial Senior In-house Counsel

Recruiter
Taylor Root
Location
England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
Salary
£75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted
17 Sep 2021
Closes
15 Oct 2021
Ref
PR/201511
Contact
Vin Murria
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced and driven commercial lawyer to join a global retailer based in Cheltenham. Our client is a fast-moving, major retail business which is thriving despite the current climate.

As part of this highly regarded legal team you will be managing two lawyers and a paralegal and be the primary legal support to the Technology, Digital and Ecommerce teams across the brand, areas which are now more important than ever to the business. As part of a broad remit you will work on commercial matters from sourcing, compliance, supply and sustainability to marketing, real estate, wholesale, licensing and franchise in addition to managing a budget and effective instruction to external counsel when required.

The ideal candidate will be at least 5-10 years' PQE and possess some in house experience whether through a previous in-house role or via a secondment. Passion for technology with an understanding of how technology and data can drive and support commerce and transformational change is essential. This is an exciting opportunity to be a key business partner within the organisation and drive the success of the brand.

Our client offers flexible working along with a competitive salary and benefits package.

If this role is of interest please get in touch ASAP.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.