Legal Counsel with fluent German

Shenley Recruitment
United Kingdom
95000.00 - 100000.00 GBP Annual
Sep 20, 2023
Oct 18, 2023
Contract Type
Legal Counsel with fluent German GBP100,000 p.a. + excellent benefits. Remote working available. Or you can work hybrid from any of their global offices. Our client is a global research and publications company that is looking for a Legal Counsel with fluent German to become trusted legal partner to their Sales team, collaborating with teams to deliver impactful legal support that makes a difference. The role is fully remote although the client has many global offices that you are able to work from if you would prefer to (including Munich and London to name a few). The team provides legal support in the areas of sales, product development, technology, publishing and ethics, procurement, litigation, compliance and acquisitions. They operate in sub–teams, guiding different business areas and collaborate across teams to support each other s areas of expertise. They partner with organisations to deliver knowledgeable and sound legal expertise. Responsibilities: As the Legal Counsel you will provide legal support and guidance to the Sales teams for both the corporate and academic markets. Collaborate closely with the contracts manager who operates between the sales support teams and legal team. Provide advice and expertise for commercial transactions by partnering directly with the company s customers. Provide support to the Sales group for transactional matters including legal advice, contract negotiation and drafting. Support strategies, templates, training and policies by coordinating and assisting on roll–outs and implementations. Provide best in practice professional legal services to the organisation to ensure deliver an impactful service. Become a trusted business partner to the stakeholder management team by building successful and collaborative relationships. Be an advocate for the team by driving and endorsing collaboration, open communication and impactful change. Requirements: Fluent English and German. Law degree. c3 years full time work experience following degree. Experience supporting commercial contracting. Experience working with commercial teams essential. Experience working in a global–matrix environment. Knowledge of Intellectual Property (IP)