BCL Legal Recruitment
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In House Commercial Counsel

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Leeds and West Yorkshire
£55,000.00 - 60,000.00
In House
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Permanent role
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Our client is a fast paced international business seek experienced lawyer to join established and high calibre legal team.

The company has grown rapidly in recent years and has a turnover in the many hundreds of millions. The current in-house legal team is integral to the success of the business, and is growing both in size and importance. The General Counsel is now seeking to hire an additional experienced lawyer to join the department and take on a commercially focused role. They work from modern, city centre offices and have daily exposure to the senior management team.

The main remit of this position will focus on a range of high value general commercial contracts, often with an international flavour, but could additionally include major projects, corporate activity and strategic initiatives on an ad hoc basis.

You'll probably need at least 3-5 years' pqe to have gained the experience needed in such a demanding and varied role. You will be a lawyer with a track record in 'business law' environment (be that from a contracts, corporate, projects, or litigation background ) ideally gained at a major commercial law firm or well respected in house team You'll need first rate technical legal skills, as well as the softer communication skills that are so essential in such a visible client facing role working closely with the senior management. The key criteria for this role are to be pragmatic and commercially minded, and to be comfortable in a fast moving and dynamic business.

The work is varied, and interesting, the company is set for further growth, and for the right candidate there are career development prospects. These factors coupled with a a good remuneration package in the region of £60k plus bonus and benefits make it an exceptional opportunity for an lawyer looking for that next career step.

Please only apply for this opportunity if you have the requisite skills and experience.
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