In-House Legal Counsel – Household Name Group

South West
£Attractive Package
20 Mar 2023
17 Apr 2023
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Household name group and globally recognised brand at the forefront of technological development seeks a Legal Counsel to work predominantly on UK legal advice as part of the global legal team.

This role can be done full-time, 4 days a week, or compressed 5 into 4.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a move in-house. You will work as part of a large UK and wider global legal team and you will get the support, training and high-quality work expected of a market leading business.


  • Provide expert advice on commercial contracts across the group, particularly around procurement, IT software, hardware, SaaS, marketing, media and real estate. Including drafting, negotiating and advising
  • Build strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Identify and manage risk
  • Working as part of a cross-functional team on other commercial advice
  • Manage contract disputes
  • Support major improvement and transformational projects
  • Provide input into contract review processes
  • Manage external legal counsel
  • Deliver internal training


  • Suitable candidates for this position must be a qualified solicitor, barrister or ILEX (UK or similar jurisdiction) with ideally around 3 years PQE. However candidates with less PQE but commercial contracts experience prior to qualifying (as a paralegal or contracts manager) will also be considered
  • You may be working in commercial or corporate law
  • In-house experience/secondment preferred but not essential
  • Capable of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts
  • Proficient at working independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to interact with the business at all levels and to assist with key business decisions
  • Practical, commercially astute lawyer

Package on Offer


  • Attractive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Health & dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Heavily discounted leasing of electric vehicle
  • Enhanced annual leave
  • Product discounts
  • Free gym, parking, restaurant


If you are interested in this Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui Douglas. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch.

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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