Senior Legal Counsel

Location
England, Somerset, Glastonbury
Salary
£450 - £550 per day
Posted
29 May 2024
Closes
26 Jun 2024
Ref
JN -052024-6436321
Contact
Sarah Wilson
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Company / Commercial
PQE Level
5-7
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

This position is for a Senior Legal Counsel in the retail industry, who will be responsible for providing high quality legal advice and support to the company, based near Glastonbury.

Client Details

This company is well known within the retail industry with sites across the country.

Description

The Senior Legal Counsel will hold the following responsibilities:

  • Providing comprehensive legal advice and support to the business.
  • Managing legal risk within the business and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Drafting, negotiating and interpreting commercial contracts.
  • Advising on legal aspects of the company's strategic projects.
  • Liaising with external counsel as required.
  • Supporting the development and implementation of legal policies and procedures.
  • Participating in the development of corporate policies, procedures and programs.

Profile

The successful candidate for the Senior Legal Counsel position should have:

  • A degree in law and a current practising certificate.
  • Experience of working in a consumer focused organisation would be an advantage
  • Excellent contract drafting and negotiation skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to support more junior team members.
  • The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.

Job Offer

This in an ongoing interim position.

Hybrid working is available as well as parking on site.