Part-Time General Counsel

Employer
LHH Recruitment
Location
Cambridge
Salary
100000.00 - 120000.00 GBP Annual + plus excellent benefits
Posted
Jul 01, 2024
Closes
Jul 12, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Counsel
Contract Type
Permanent

Position: General Counsel
Role Type: Permanent, Part–Time (three days a week)
Location:
Cambridge, predominately remote working with ad hoc travel to the office (around once a month in Cambridge and/or London)
Salary Guide: up to (phone number removed) FTE pus excellent benefits

Our client is seeking a dedicated Senior level In–House Solicitor to join the team at General Counsel level on a part–time basis, three days a week. This role offers remote working with occasional travel to the offices in Cambridge and/or London.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handle general commercial agreements, including drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts.
  • Provide legal advice and support on intellectual property (IP) matters.
  • Advise on data protection issues and ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to support the organisation's objectives while managing legal risks.
  • Conduct legal research and provide guidance on various legal matters as needed.
  • Management of a small legal function.

Requirements:

  • Qualified UK Solicitor with a minimum of 8 years PQE.
  • In–House background is essential, background in the technology and/or communications sector would be an advantage.
  • Experience handling general commercial agreements, IP, and data protection matters.
  • Prior management or team supervision experience.
  • Driven, organised, and passionate about making a difference.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • You will have a positive and "can do" attitude.

Salary/Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to 120,000 per annum FTE.
  • Remote working with ad hoc travel to the office.
  • Excellent benefits package.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this Senior Legal Counsel opportunity, please submit your CV via the job advert or for further information please contact Chris Ewles on (phone number removed) or at removed)

LHH Recruitment Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. LHH Recruitment Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

To note, the PQE indicated in this advertisement is intended as a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.