Senior Construction CounselA vacancy has just become available at one of London's most impressive developments for a senior construction lawyer with 5-8 year's construction experience.As...
Leading IT driven market research company that operates globally from an HQ in London. An opportunity has arisen for a new General Counsel to reinvigorate the legal team at a key stage in the company's development.
Reporting to the Group Head of Governance & Company Secretary, the Group General Counsel role is focused on four key areas:
1. Working with the Group Head of Governance & Company Secretary to set and drive the Group legal risk management framework and legal function strategy
2. Oversee and contribute to the transformation of the legal function, with a focus on developing a team of commercial lawyers and efficient processes to support the global business
3. Oversee the Group's legal position, and conduct of legal matters facing the Group from time to time, including those of a corporate and commercial nature, as well as any contentious matters
4. Provide high quality legal advice and support to the Group and its senior management teams
What will I be delivering?
Manage a small team of commercial lawyers to support the global business
Provide legal advice and support on commercial contracts, intellectual property, data protection and privacy, employment, M&A and corporate law
Negotiate commercial IP and data protection matters to a high degree of complexity
Convey and explain complex legal concepts to internal and external stakeholders
Advise on contracts with third parties (including clients, partners and suppliers), either taking the lead in negotiating and drafting, or delegating that to the team
Help to guide and make management teams aware of relevant laws, regulations and ethical codes and how to comply with these
Keep up-to-date with legislative and regulatory developments that may affect the Group's business and, as appropriate, advise on appropriate strategies to respond to them.
For additional information on the opportunity, please contact Brian Littleton at Chadwick Nott on 0203-096-4549 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for a further discussion
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.