Legal Counsel

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  • Location:

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Ryan King

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    16 months

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Legal Counsel - Commercial

A top 10 FTSE business, my client is looking for a commercial lawyer to join them to support on long contract based out of their Central London office, starting as soon as possible

The role will involve providing commercial legal advice to their Group Operations function - dealing particularly with procurement and distributions arrangements, supplier relationships while providing strategic advice to business initiatives. You will need to be able to identify and mitigate legal risk in relation to Intellectual property, data protection, tax and competition, and advise on the escalation of disputes.

The position will also require instruction and managing of external legal counsel in relation to complex and high profile transactions.

The ideal candidate will be available to start ASAP and have significant experience of advising on complex and high value global frameworks and cross border transactions, gained within a multinational business or an international law firm. You will need to have excellent drafting, negotiation and project management skills.

This is an inside ir35 role with a hybrid working pattern (3 days in the office, 2 from home)

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.