In House Senior Counsel - Commercial/IT

  • Job Reference: 68180IHBi
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus and bens
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Information Technology, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

OUR CLIENT

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Counsel c 5 + PQE to join the European Legal Department of a leading technology business.

THE ROLE

As a key member of a global in house legal function, the post holder will be expected to provide both legal and commercial support to the business on a pan European basis, managing a broad corporate/commercial/technology workload to include the following:- -

Drafting and negotiating commercial and technology agreements including master agreements, data licenses, software and intellectual property licenses, consulting/services agreements, non-standard agreements relating to the sales of products and/or services.

Liaison with internal and external stakeholders for the negotiation and administration of contracts.

Advising on Corporate and M & A matters

Risk management / compliance

THE CANDIDATE

To be considered for this varied high level role, applicants must be able to demonstrate a solid commercial background preferably gained from a City law firm.

Candidates will be expected to have reelvant technical skills with a background in IT/ information products preferably with corporate M & A experience.

European languages would be of interest

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.