Company: DOUGLAS SCOTT LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED
Job Type: Permanent, FullTime
Job Title: Legal Counsel
Role Type: 9-12 month FTC - Potential to go permanent
Salary: Up to £55k - £60k
We're working with one of the fastest growing and most exciting legal teams in the North West. The business has been on an upward trajectory for the past few years and the legal team has grown with it. Exciting projects and potential mergers are all adding to the interesting legal work which runs through the in-house legal team.
If successful, you'll be responsible for a mixed workload including:
Advising on, drafting, reviewing and negotiating a diverse range of commercial agreements (including licensing agreements, supplier agreements, sponsorship/influencer agreements - across sports, fashion and music, consumer facing terms and conditions, online/media campaigns and technology agreements).
Assisting Group M&A team on a diverse range of corporate transactional work, including acquisitions and joint ventures, in the UK and internationally.
Advising the wider Group on various regulatory areas including data protection, consumer regulations and advertising standards regulations.
Maintaining and actively managing intellectual property portfolios and providing tailored IP advice
The management of relationships and interaction with external counsel and advisors.
This position is to cover the maternity leave of someone within the team but with future business growth expected, this position could become permanent further down the line.