Senior & Legal Counsel – FTSE 250 Business

South West, Thames Valley
£Attractive Package
05 Jun 2023
03 Jul 2023
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

A FTSE 250 global manufacturing business supplying the energy sector is looking to appoint two additional lawyers to their team. The organisation is targeting significant growth under the direction of a new CEO who is seeking to move the business into the FTSE 100 and this is an exciting time to join this organisation.


  • Working as part of a medium sized close-nit legal team supporting the business across Europe, Africa and Middle East
  • You will assume responsibility for a diverse and often complex workload
  • Advise on, negotiate and draft a variety of commercial contracts such as; framework, agent, distribution, supply, procurement, collaboration, non-disclosure, software and IP agreements
  • The role may also entail overseeing early stages of commercial disputes, employment issues, intellectual property rights, export control, real-estate and anti-bribery
  • You will liaise and collaborate effectively with other members of the Legal team
  • Be involved in large projects

We are looking for:

  • Qualified solicitor in England & Wales or equivalent with minimum of 4 years PQE for the Legal Counsel position and 8 years PQE for the Senior Legal Counsel position
  • Solid understanding of negotiating and drafting commercial contracts
  • Additional experience in IP, dispute resolution or employment a benefit but not essential
  • Capable of dealing with a diverse and often complex workload
  • International exposure a benefit
  • Able to build relationships across the business and different cultures
  • You must be an energetic and driven individual able to work within a collaborative team

Package on Offer:

  • Package up to six figures
  • Share options and incentive plans
  • Bonus to 15%
  • Pension contribution
  • Health care
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days holiday with the option to buy 5 extra
  • Hybrid working – 3 days in the office


If you are interested in these Senior/Legal Counsel positions, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Phoebe Bell. f 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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