In House Commercial Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 72788
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bens
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Intellectual Property, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lucy Boyd
  • Email: lucy@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

OUR CLIENT

An international business with a UK based Head Office

THE ROLE

We have a new vacancy for a Commercial Contracts Solicitor 2 to 5 years PQE to join a highly respected legal department

You will be responsible for the provision of legal support to the business

The role will involve assisting the commercial and sales business, and key stakeholders, advising on legal and contractual matters for high-value customer contracts.

Core areas of the work will include; Advising the procurement function (including IT), reviewing and negotiating major contracts, intellectual property, data protection, information technology matters

Other work will include risk management and assisting with in house training where required.

As a member of the legal department, and a trusted adviser, you will be expected to provide legal advice that is both commercially astute and aligned with the key contracting and governance requirements applicable to the business.

The role will also involve liaising and managing external lawyers and professional advisers.

THE CANDIDATE

You will have a broad commercial contracts background ideally with some in house experience ready to move to a new role offering an opportunity to work on high value agreements

You will have experience of supporting purchasing / procurement activity

Candidates with experience in outsourcing, public procurement and IT/ technology contracting, would be ideally suited

Individuals looking to work from home are welcome to apply.

The role offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.