Our client is a household recognised brand, looking to expand their impressive legal team. Successful applicants will be required to demonstrate they have a strong back ground in corporate work, including matters such as; advising on corporate transactions, general corporate governance and financing as they will be assisting the Head of Legal in these matters day to day. Applicants must also have had some experience in company secretarial work.
Whilst the focus of this role will be corporate matters, there will be some elements of exposure to other subject areas including general commercial contracts work, data protection and employment.
In addition to the relevant legal skills, candidates must also have excellent interpersonal skills. Keys skills for this role would include;
The client would like to see candidates who have gained some in-house experience, however if a candidate is coming straight from private practice then they would be expected to have secured their experience at a good national practice, a regional heavyweight or good city firm.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Ellie Welsh 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.