about 1 month ago
Legal Works is delighted to be recruiting a new Legal Counsel acting for this fast-growing Commercial Group operating in the Fragrance / Perfume & Cosmetics Sector based in the Group UK headquarters in Hertfordshire.
The GROUP is currently seeking to recruit a lawyer / solicitor to work as a full time Company and Commercial Legal Counsel, reporting direct to the Head of Legal.
This is a demanding and varied role and ideally YOU will need to have very strong commercial instincts coupled with an attention to detail and rigorous legal understanding.
*Will have an ability to manage competing pressures well and with good humour.
*Will also have a friendly approach and keen interest in helping the business to optimum success.
*Exhibit an ability to give clear, concise legal advice whilst having regard to the practical and commercial needs of the business.
*Have strong drafting skills.
*Will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills including the ability to deal with conflicting demands in order to meet deadlines, prioritise heavy workload, and have a willingness to work flexibly.
*Will have an abundance of common sense and able to maintain a positive and professional attitude.
*Must be able to work on own initiative, but also be able to be a team player.
*Have a "can do" attitude.
*Be business and commercially aware.
*French/Spanish/German languages would be an advantage.
When successful YOU will be expected to:-
*Advise on and negotiate a wide range of Commercial Contracts including in relation to licences and services agreements;
*Advise on brand / business acquisitions and divestitures;
*Provide Data Protection advice;
*Offer pragmatic advice in respect of dispute resolution;
*Travel to overseas offices from time to time;
*Deal with any other general business legal matters which may arise from time to time which could include property and employment issues.
This is an outstanding opportunity dealing and work in a challenging commercial sector in a company with a very bright future, where you will be able to grow with the Group both personally and legally. All this in a friendly and close-knit team with an inclusive / collegiate working environment and ethos, eschewing office politics and encouraging a true work / home balance.
Please call or contact us in order to find out more.
If you would like to speak with our retained Consultant ANDREW NELSON in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call us in the strictest confidence.
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