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DATE ADDED: Sun 17/05/2020

Legal Counsel

Cambridgeshire, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SUMMARY: Legal Counsel, 5 years + PQE, Cambridgeshire, Excellent opportunity to join a small legal team within a life sciences company

JOB TITLE: Legal Counsel
LOCATION: Cambridgeshire
SALARY: £55,000 - £64,000
Our Client is leading in their field and is a non-profit organisation, seeking a Legal Counsel to join their small knit legal team and report directly into the General Counsel. The appointed Legal Counsel will offer legal advice across the Organisation. You will be responsible for providing legal advice on a wide range of research and other agreements in compliance. You will take charge of drafting and negotiating these agreements as well as advising and supporting colleagues to finalise these. In addition, you will help develop guidance and training for internal clients on standard legal processes and agreements.
To be considered for this role you will be a Qualified solicitor will a minimum of 5 years PQE. You will have gained significant technical experience in drafting, negotiating and advising on contracts and have the ability to apply legal expertise to business problems. You will be dynamic and able to work with a range of people. Experience of working within the charity sector and exposure to scientific research or pharma/biotech would be strongly advantageous but is not essential.
Our client understands the need for a good work life balance and for this reason offer excellent flexibility. You will get 25 days annual leave (which increases with service), auto-enrolment into a generous Pension Scheme, paid volunteering leave. Other benefits include however, are not limited to, on-site work place nursery, summer holiday club, emergency carers leave, enhanced maternity leave and parental leave and many more.
You will have access to free parking, free shuttle service, exceptional working environment, car share initiative and a number of on-site venues to eat and socialise.
This role is active at the time of posting however, in the current climate, our clients' requirements are changing daily and therefore we respectfully ask for your patience whilst we continue to keep up to date with live roles. In all cases we remain on hand to offer our expert knowledge and guidance with your search for a new role.