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

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Location
England, Bristol
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
30 Sep 2021
Closes
28 Oct 2021
Ref
JN -072021-2941367
Contact
Stacey Graham
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
2-4
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.

Description

  • 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.

Profile

  • 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.