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In-house Corporate and Commercial Solicitor

In-house Corporate and Commercial Solicitor

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Greater London
£80,000.00 - 100,000.00
In House
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Permanent role
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Our London-based client is a fast-growing, acquisitive and entrepreneurial retail/leisure group with operations in the UK, across Europe and further afield. The group has grown rapidly via organic growth and multiple acquisitions, and company management are focused on further expansion of the group both within the UK and overseas.

There is a requirement for a circa 4-8 years' PQE Corporate and Commercial solicitor to join the Group at its London headquarters. Reporting to the Group GC, the role will support the group and territory management teams on a range of corporate, M&A, commercial, finance, governance and regulatory matters. The role will involve providing first-class legal input and support to Group and territory management in order to assist them in delivering their business objectives in a timely manner, ensuring that they always operate within the law, with a measured and clear approach to risk and to the highest ethical standards in all jurisdictions in which they operate.

To be considered for the role Corporate and Commercial Counsel, you must be UK qualified and have trained at a leading UK or International law firm. You must have some existing in-house experience, which could have come by way of in-house secondments, and you will ideally have gained experience within the retail, leisure or hospitality sectors. Experience of advising board level (MD, FD etc.) stakeholders is essential, as is the ability to negotiate and advise on a broad range of corporate and commercial agreements. A proven ability to prioritise and manage a demanding and varied workload in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment will be essential.

In return, you will receive a very competitive basic salary and benefits package.
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