In House Legal Counsel

  • Job Reference: 67040I
  • Date Posted: 22 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

THE COMPANY

A commercial organisation in the travel and leisure sector.

THE ROLE

The well-established Legal team is seeking to hire a further Legal Counsel NQ-2pqe.

The role will involve drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts with new and existing clients (such as financial service providers, telecoms companies and other travel organisations).

It will also include drafting and negotiating supplier contracts - including merchant goods and services contracts and technology/equipment contracts.

Advising on commercial areas such as intellectual property issues, litigation, compliance and data protection you will also be assisting other team members with wider group matters as and when required, including involvement in group wide projects.

ABOUT YOU

Legally qualified in a Commonwealth jurisdiction, you will have excellent independent drafting skills with strong experience of commercial contracts.

With good commercial awareness and negotiating acumen, you will ideally have experience of working within an international business across multiple jurisdictions and have excellent problem solving/solution based skills;

Language skills would be preferable; and knowledge of data protection law desirable.

Able to balance legal risks with commercial risks, you will be a good communicator who is able to work independently and within a close team;

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency 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.