BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Senior Legal Counsel

Location:
Sheffield and South Yorkshire
Salary:
Negotiable
Sector:
In House
Archived
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
TF/63947

Description

THE COMPANY

Our client is a major multinational engineering business, with an exceptionally strong reputation and diverse operations in heavy industry across the globe. With a turnover in the billions and employee numbers in the thousands, it has a complex structure and is highly acquisitive.

THE ROLE

A key division of this organisation is looking to recruit an experienced lawyer to work alongside the General Counsel, to tale a position of genuine responsibility and liaise closely with the most senior board members. You will offer strategic legal advice to support the various businesses in achieving their corporate objectives, be that mergers and acquisitions, disposals, heavy weight commercial deals or restructuring projects.

You'll also have a significant responsibility in drafting and negotiation high value, long term, complex commercial contracts, from large scale standard terms and conditions, to technology partnership agreements, project finance arrangements, and advising on general legal and compliance matters.

ABOUT YOU

This role would suite a lawyer with a heavyweight commercial, corporate, projects or finance background, and it's likely that you'll have at least 4-6 years' pqe track record (as a minimum) to possess a suitable depth of knowledge to undertake the role. Your ability to be comfortable in a fast changing and challenging environment will key to your success, and you'll need to be have exceptional communication skills as you'll be liaising across all levels of the business.

There is a generous remuneration package on offer to the successful individual, which includes exceptional pension and holiday entitlements. Based in south Yorkshire, there is also considerable flexibility and a 'grown up' attitude to working practices.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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