Legal Counsel - Part Time role! 4 Days a week.

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England, Bristol
30 Sep 2021
28 Oct 2021
JN -072021-2941367
Stacey Graham
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Legal Counsel to join the team to advise the business on commercial contracts and general commercial matters. You'll form part of a dynamic, ambitious and welcoming legal team.

Client Details

A global well-known business with an experienced and long standing legal team.


  • Provide expert advice on commercial and contractual issues across the business, helping the business navigate complex legal issues
  • Negotiate and advise stakeholders on the terms of commercial contracts - including master services agreements, manufacturing supply agreements, software licences and statements of work
  • Support tender processes
  • Assist the business to resolve contract disputes with suppliers
  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders in the business, procurement, and the legal teams
  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to provide commercial and contractual legal support on important projects
  • Help to deliver relevant legal training programmes;
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of developments in relevant areas of law and contribute to the Legal team's sharing of know-how
  • Help to maintain template documents and create appropriate guidance notes.


  • At least 2 years' post-qualification experience in a commercial contracts role
  • A solid background in contract law and an ability to apply that knowledge in a pragmatic way
  • Strong drafting skills and extensive experience of contract negotiation
  • Commercial awareness and the ability to actively contribute to key business decisions
  • Good communication skills and the ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels of the business
  • An understanding of the role of a legal team in a large business
  • The ability to work autonomously, with limited supervision, in an exciting, fast-paced, and constantly evolving environment
  • The confidence and gravitas to challenge decisions and actions when required.

Job Offer

A competitive salary and benefits package and the genuine chance to develop your legal career.