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Job Reference: AS1110

General Counsel - Tech Company

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: General Counsel - Tech Company
  • Area of Law: In house Legal
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

General Counsel  - Tech Company -  Cambridge

Due to growth our client, a pioneering technology company with world leading expertise and a global reach, is seeking a General Counsel to act as the key person to co-ordinate and carry out a wide range of legal activities. 

Reporting into the CEO and board this individual will be privy to the companies strategy and future plans, we are looking for candidates who have a strong corporate and commercial background and ideally experience from the tech sector. 
You will act as a focal point for queries and information requests from the directors and shareholders, including preparation and maintenance of Articles of Association, and management of all legal matters related to corporate fundraising activity. You will contribute to the legal and regulatory requirements for setting up overseas operations and assist in the development and implementation of risk management processes.

You should have excellent communication and team working skills enabling a high level of collaborative work with colleagues and liaising effectively with directors and board members. You should take an enthusiastic and flexible approach to your work and be highly organised with high attention to detail.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact eleanor@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for over 10 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each…


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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