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DATE ADDED: Thu 19/03/2020

Interim Legal Counsel

South East England, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: Negotiable

Our Surrey based client are looking for an interim in-house Legal Counsel to join them at short notice for a minimum of 3 months.

You will be working for a global organisation and provide legal advice and support to the business at all levels and across a broad range of proposals and commercial contracts.

The following is required:

  • Experience in structuring, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements;
  • Familiarity with a broad range of corporate legal issues, including limits of liability, indemnities, warranties and intellectual property;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including experience dealing with business executives and clients;
  • Excellent organisational, presentation and process skills, with the ability to follow through on numerous projects simultaneously under tight deadlines

You must be a qualified Solicitor with at least 5 years' PQE with projects, infrastructure or construction experience. You will be available to start at short notice and can commit to a 3 month interim assignment. The role does have the potential to be extended.

A strong technical ability and the willingness to work under pressure in a global company is a requirement. Previous exposure to an in-house role is preferable with experience in dealing with in-house sales teams and senior management, as well as external customers on proposal documents, head contracts, subcontracts and joint ventures, with experience of PFI and PPPs helpful.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly regarded international business on an interim basis.

The role is paying a competitive day rate.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.