In House Counsel -- Outsourcing/IT FTC

  • Job Reference: 64140IH
  • Date Posted: 8 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: excellent bens
  • Sector: Data Protection, Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

OUR CLIENT

City based global business seeks to recruit an IT/Outsourcing Lawyer 5 - 10 PQE to join an established in house legal function in a business facing role.

THE ROLE

This is an exciting opportunity for a Solicitor looking to join a high profile and vibrant legal department.

The post holder will be expected to handle a varied and business facing role with an emphasis on IT/Outsourcing/commercial and data protection work

As a key member of this highly regarded in house legal team the post holder will be expected to take early responsibility advising stakeholders and business teams on commercial and legal matters to include ;-

Drafting, negotiating and managing all legal and commercial work relating to outsourcing and software agreements for the business, in addition to advising on broader services and consultancy projects.

THE CANDIDATE

To be considered for this role, applicants must have relevant technical skills with an IT background, coupled with a city law firm pedigree or similar. Candidates who have some in house experience would be of particular interest.

Applicants must be available to start quickly - the contract will be initially for 6 - 12 months

In return, the successful candidate will offered a generous salary and benefits package - there will be some flexibility in terms of working arrangements.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.