Senior Commercial Lawyer
Flexibility: We offer a flexible hybrid work / life balance. You will have the option to predominantly work remote with occasional visits to the Winchester or London office, when needed.
What drives Arqiva
Being at the heart of the telecom's, broadcast and utilities sector in the UK and beyond. Through our infrastructure we ensure media and data is taken from, and delivered to where it is most valued, whether that's from broadcasters to your TV screen or radio, or from your smart meter to the utility company. Even if you haven't heard of us before, the chances are you're indirectly a customer of ours and our infrastructure is part of your everyday life. We have a rich heritage and an exciting future ahead of us, and there's so much more to us that we can't wait to share with you.
Additional benefits of this role
There are plans in place to offer progression within this role within the first 12 months, for the right candidate.
What will you be doing
Key legal team contact and business partner for Commercial stakeholders including Smart Utilities Networks and Procurement providing legal advice and support on product development, commercial contracts and customer and supplier relationships.
Provide regulatory advice and support to the business and work with the Regulatory team in responding to consultations as needed.
Support Chief Legal Officer on legal function improvement including reviewing processes, policies and precedents.
Liaise with Commercial, Procurement, Finance, Risk, Technology, Information Security & Operations teams as appropriate.
Support other team members within the Legal team which may include support on corporate and governance work.
4+ Years' experience, practicing in the UK (PQE) Post qualified
Bachelor's degree or appropriate qualification for practising as a commercial lawyer
Experience with contract agreements, contract law and litigation.
Any knowledge and experience of intellectual property and data protections is also a great benefit.
Any experience you may have within either telecom's, Broadcast, Utilities or similar.
Whilst we welcome all applicants to this role, please take into consideration that the salary advertised will need to be within your expectations and your location within suitable travelling distance for you, when office visits are arranged.