Senior Legal Counsel

  • Category
    Legal - Inhouse Legal
  • Location
    Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary
    85000 £ - 90000 £ / Year
  • External Reference

A well known global retailer based in Watford is seeking a Senior Legal Counsel to join their legal team to cover a 12 month maternity leave.

You will be responsible for providing legal support on a broad range of commercial matters such as:

*Draft and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements, with the focus on purchase of non merchandise contracts.
*Provide legal advise on contractual issues, particularly on IT, IP protection, licensing, Brand & Marketing (including omnichannel and digital solutions) and general compliance issues.
*Advise business stakeholders on ad hoc legal issues arising within the business
*Manage external counsel in the UK and European jurisdiction as required

My client is looking for a friendly, hard working, self starter that has the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team. You will have high attention to detail, great communication and organisational skills.

To be considered for this role you will need to be a qualified solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE*. You must have strong drafting skills and be capable of building and maintaining a network of effective working relationships.

This is an exciting in house opportunity to work within a friendly legal team for a growing global organisation.

For further details on this role please contact Sarah Cann on 01189 591800 or email

* The number of years indicated in this advertisement is intended as a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less experience.
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