Legal Counsel - NQ - 4 - Cambridge

England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
£52000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
18 Jan 2023
15 Feb 2023
JN -112022-287859
Christopher Ewles
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Legal Counsel - NQ - 4 - Cambridge

New NQ - 4 years In-House Commercial Lawyer opportunity to join a world leading organisation.

The role will involve:

  • Advising and drafting a wide range of commercial contracts
  • Manage a workload of general commercial agreements which includes advice on customer and partner contracts; sales, distribution and agency marketing agreements
  • Handle licensing and intellectual property contracts
  • Draft, negotiate and review bespoke and non-standard contracts
  • Handle compliance issues, regulations, data protection, policies and other relevant matters relevant to general in-house legal practice

Candidate Requirements:

  • UK qualified Solicitor, Barrister, Legal Executive or Foreign qualified Lawyer, NQ - 4 years PQE with either an In-House or Private Practice background
  • Have a background in commercial and corporate matters, with a particular emphasis on sales, content licensing and customer-focused agreements.
  • Good working knowledge of contract law, intellectual property and data protection
  • Excellent IT and administrative skills
  • Have the ability to communicate with stakeholders across the business at all levels

Salary band: £52,000 - £65,000 per annum (depending on experience) plus bonus and benefits with flexible hybrid working on offer.