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Job Reference: SP963

In-House Legal Counsel

  • Location: Essex
  • Position: In-House Legal Counsel
  • Type: Permanent, part-time
  • Team contact: Ellie Langley

Job Description

Competitive Salary & Benefits
2-5 yrs PQE
Part-Time – Flexible 3 days per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented lawyer to work for a growing technology company in Cambridge working with the General Council. The successful candidate will advise on a wide range of day-to-day legal issues, typically including:

·         reviewing and negotiating a range of commercial contracts
·         general corporate legal matters
·         legal support for the establishment of new foreign subsidiaries/branch offices of the Group
·         assisting with various aspects of company secretarial work
·         provide legal analysis and counselling to internal teams on a range of day-to-day matters
·         support the sales and marketing teams in negotiating and drafting agreements for customer contracts, consulting engagements, technology licences and other commercial arrangements

Ideally you will have worked within an in-house environment although this is not essential. You will be able to identify and research legal risks and issues, work independently, exercise sound judgment and interface directly with senior management and have the ability to handle extremely sensitive and confidential information.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact ellie.langley@erringtonlegal.co.uk
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential)

To apply call us on 0121 673 1891

Team Contact: Ellie Langley

Ellie joined Errington Legal in June 2015, having come from a legal background - following completion of a Graduate Diploma in Law, she worked as a paralegal within both private practice and in-house environments. Ellie's experience of the recruitment process from the candidate's point of view helps her to bring an understanding and intuitive approach to her role with Errington Legal. Outside o…


In 2015 Eleanor helped us successfully recruit our first Group Head of Legal Affairs. As a new role to the organisation we appreciated that Eleanor took the time to speak with all of the relevant stakeholders within Cambridge Assessment to understand the type of person that would fit in well. With an understanding of our organisation she created a strong foundation that supported the search throughout its entirety. The shortlisting options that Eleanor provided highlighted just how well she knows the legal market and represented her strong understanding of our requirements. If you are looking for an expert in Legal recruiting, someone who truly understands good cultural fit, then I would recommend Errington Legal.
Liz Allan - Group HR Director , Cambridge Assessment


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