Our international client is searching for a Senior Legal Counsel to add to their legal department in Leeds city centre. The position will report into the Legal Director and will involve working directly with the senior management team for the group. The role will involve advising all levels of management across all Group functions on relevant law.
The role has a general commercial contracts and agreements focus, where you will be providing advice and support across a broad range of legal issues, which will include;
The ideal candidate will have the ability to undertake their duties without direct supervision and will assist others as appropriate, is self-motivated and results orientated and is able to build good working relationships, both internally and externally.
Our client envisages that candidates with 7+ years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact David Smith at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.