Multi award winning fintech on a serious upward trajectory is looking to add to it's legal team. Joining the Global GC and a team of two other in house Legal Counsel, you will likely have around 1-3PQE of broad commercial experience.
This business has a real buzz about it, fast-paced, vibrant and a really great atmosphere. A perfect first move in house to this supportive and friendly team.
Day to day responsibilities include reviewing, drafting and negotiating on a broad range of legal and commercial documents (as well as advising the commercial teams on the above). Typical work includes service agreements with clients, licenses and IP agreements, general commercial contracts and non-disclosure agreements. Not only is this company a great brand but you will be negotiating and dealing with other well-known brands on the other side of the deals.
You will identify and analyse legal issues arising from transactions, business strategies, initiatives and new projects. Also assisting in identification, management and control of legal and related operational risk.
You will assist in the management of external legal advisers, including the issuing of clear instructions and monitoring legal spend. Additionally, you will assist the legal team with ad hoc queries for all areas of the business, including research and investigation specific legal matters and presenting the results to the Global GC and the Senior Management Team.
Ideally you will have around 1-3PQE broad commercial experience, preferably with some IP. Corporate lawyers with some commercial experience seeking to move in house into a more broad commercial role may be considered.
This business is HQ in the UK and has achieved a great deal in the few years since its incorporation - becoming the market leader in its area. International growth is happening every day - from NY to Sydney and across Asia and Europe.
Competitive salary and benefits plus a very appealing work-life balance rarely found.
For further information on this and other exciting opportunities, or to discuss your situation in complete confidence, please contact Kelly Barker.
At Bygott Biggs our aim has always been to provide a more personal service and everyone here believes that recruitment should be about building long-term relationships with clients and candidates alike. Our reputation has been built on the fact that we provide an efficient and professional service but are not afraid to give straight forward, straight talking advice.
Any above pqe is expressed as a guideline only. We are happy to hear from anyone who can demonstrate the necessary skills and knowledge in order to fulfil this role.