In House Commercial Lawyer NQ-6 PQE
In House Solicitor Job NQ-6 PQE – Cardiff – Flexible Working If you’d like to know a bit more about this opportunity, or are considering applying, then please read the following job information.Your new company This employer of choice are a global company who are looking for a Commercial lawyer to join their team and provide legal advice to the company on commercial, risk and compliance matters. The role entails extensive contact and interaction with business representatives at all levels of the organisation. They are continually recognised as a top company to work for and offer a vibrant, flexible working culture. This is a fantastic opportunity for a junior commercial solicitor to be involved in a growing global business and truly build their in-house career. The role is based in Cardiff but home working is available for part of the week. Your new role Reporting directly to Group Head of Legal, this role will involve providing legal support to key business areas within head office and also sales operations based globally. It will be very hands on and you will be drafting and reviewing commercial contracts, including supplier contracts, customer terms and conditions, data license agreements, IT contracts (SaaS, software and hardware leasing/ licensing etc), loan agreements, inter-company finance agreements, data sharing/ processing agreements, legal policies and procedures. You will also be providing legal guidance, advice and support to sales operations globally and providing legal support for new country set up and new product launches. What you’ll need to succeed
• A Qualified solicitor (between NQ and 6 year PQE), with either in-house or private practice experience
• Strong drafting skills and good commercial acumen.
• High degree of flexibility and self-motivation.
• Able to deliver high quality legal advice in a commercial context.
• Comfortable briefing senior management on significant legal issues
• Experience within the financial & data industries and/or competition law would be desirable but is not a pre-requisite
What you’ll get in return This is an excellent opportunity for a junior commercial lawyer to join a successful business and have extensive contact with all aspects of the company. You will receive a competitive salary and benefits and enjoy working in an agile working environment, with a vibrant culture and flexible approach to work. Please contact Harriet Chapman at Hays Legal for further information. What you need to do now If you are interested in applying for this position click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new role, please contact us in complete confidence. We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.