Commercial Associate

England, London, City of London
30 May 2023
27 Jun 2023
Michael Bailey
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Commercial Associate
Contract: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Competitive

Responsibilities of the Commercial Associate:

  • Review, draft, and negotiate a wide range of agreements, including supplier, distribution, IP, IT and technology, software licensing, system integration, website/app development, SaaS, and other cloud-related work.
  • Provide legal advice on business issues and contribute to commercial contract drafting and negotiation.
  • Handle data protection and privacy matters, including drafting policies and procedures, advising on legal obligations and risks, and managing data protection projects.
  • Advise on intellectual property rights, draft IP licensing contracts, and provide guidance on IP provisions in commercial agreements and R&D contracts.
  • Offer regulatory advice, particularly in e-commerce and consumer regulations (public procurement experience desirable).
  • Undertake business development activities.

Benefits for the Commercial Associate:

  • Interesting and varied work with diverse clients across a wide range of industries.
  • Access to quality legal work and the opportunity to strengthen expertise and explore new sectors or industries.
  • Collaborative and supportive team environment across multiple office locations.
  • Support for professional development and career progression.
  • Flexible working arrangements

Requirements of the Commercial Associate:

  • Admitted as a Solicitor or equivalent.
  • 3+ years PQE working in a commercial team.
  • 2:1 degree or higher preferred.
  • Familiarity with telecoms and technology sectors would be an advantage.

If you're an experienced Commercial Associate interested in the role, apply within or contact Michael Bailey at Sellick Partnership for more information.

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