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In House Commercial Counsel

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
Negotiable
Sector:
In House
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
TF/64208

Description

THE COMPANY

Our client is a highly successful business, selling well known consumer products of various types. They have a highly recognisable brand portfolio, turnover on the billions, and easily accessible and pleasant offices on the outskirts of Leeds.

THE ROLE

You would join an established legal team and take on significant responsibility from the start, liaising with senior personnel and working in multi disciplinary teams to achieve business objectives across the UK and European subsidiaries. Any language skills or international experience would be a definite advantage.

You key responsibilities will be:
* Drafting, reviewing, negotiating a range of contracts, such as procurement (goods and services), sales, distribution, commercial agency agreements etc
* Assisting with real estate matters, intellectual property matters and disputes
* Drafting terms and conditions for marketing promotions and advising on Consumer Law; drafting, reviewing, negotiating and settling celebrity endorsement agreements
* Assisting with internal corporate restructurings and company secretarial matters

In short this is an exceptionally diverse and interesting in house legal role, at a major international business.

ABOUT YOU
Given that you'll be given exposure to senior management personnel and immediate responsibility, you'll need a demonstrably strong track record in commercial contracts, and be a confident communicator, able to work at all levels of the business. You'll probably have at least 2 - 3 years pqe to have gained the necessary skills, but your approach and attitude are also important, so treat the pqe as a rough guide only.

There is a competitive salary and benefits package on offer, including car allowance, bonus and other benefits, not least the positive culture of the business and ability to be truly involved in key business decisions.


If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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