Senior Legal Counsel (Commercial/Generalist)

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    Corporate & Commercial

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    Daniel Jackson

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    about 1 year ago

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An exciting opportunity for an experienced commercial/generalist lawyer to join the UK legal team of one of the world's largest multinational recruitment consultancies. With over 70 branches across the UK & Ireland, this management role will be accountable for the successful and timely delivery of legal support to the entire UK & Ireland business.

Reporting to the Head of Legal (UK&I), you will lead on a range of commercial legal matters (both client & supplier), with responsibility for negotiating complex agreements with key vendors as well as working closely with the Head of Legal/Legal Director on the Legal team's strategy, particularly in relation to how non-contentious work is delivered to the business. You will benefit from having excellent commercial contract experience as well as a desire to lead, manage and support junior team members.

Ideally, you will be 5-10 years PQE with strong post qualification in-house experience, either in a recruitment business or a medium-large international company with a strong sales focus. You will need to be confident in decision making, demonstrate a passion for your work and have an ability to maintain important business partner relationships across multiple geographies.

This role will be hugely rewarding, providing you the chance to grow and develop along with the business as long as you have the desire to lead and succeed. A great opportunity to further your in-house legal career, if this role sounds of interest to you, please get in touch ASAP.

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