We are instructed on a particularly exciting in house role. Working with a world-renowned brand, our client is a multi award winning motor manufacturer whose accolades include recent Car of the Year awards. They also have an exciting venture in racing and are a new powerhouse in business vehicle leasing.
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Legal Counsel. The primary purpose of the position is to protect the interests of the Company and of related Group companies by the giving of reactive and proactive legal advice as required on general commercial contractual and compliance matters, to include where required drafting, negotiation, training, dispute resolution and policy drafting. The main responsibilities of the role include:
You will have:
You will need to be pragmatic and commercial in approach, and solutions-driven. This will suit someone who is not afraid of getting involved, not afraid of responsibility and not afraid of stepping outside his or her comfort-zone. Flexibility and adaptability are very important.
Educated to GCSE level or equivalent of French together with the aptitude/willingness to improve would be desirable.
You are likely to have between 3 and 5 years PQE gained either in-house or with a reputable national private practice firm. General commercial experience is essential and consumer law experience / some knowledge of consumer credit and financial services generally would be desirable.
Very competitive salary and benefits package including eligibility for up to 3 car scheme vehicles, highly competitive pension, 26 days holiday, comprehensive benefits, private medical.
This is an exciting time to join the business and our client takes the development of its people seriously. You will benefit from ongoing opportunities for continuous career development and progression within the Group.