Legal Counsel - Commercial role,Textiles Giant (Basingstoke)

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Corporates & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Isabelle Campbell

  • Contact email:

    isabellecampbell@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1035792_1541065070

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-01

Are you a qualified solicitor looking for an opportunity for growth and autonomy within a leading brand? We are working with a fast growing market leader in their sector to find an experience in-house lawyer to hit the ground running. The company has been recently acquired and are therefore going through a period of exciting transformation. It's the perfect time to get on board. You will be a generalist and wear all hats. No two days will be the same

Reporting directly to the Head of Legal and working closely with another senior lawyer, this role will see you take the lead and advise on all in-house legal matters, including advising on a range of commercial contracts, procurement, construction, service agreements to name a few. Part of your role will be providing company secretarial assistance and regulatory advice, so you will be comfortable engaging with senior stakeholders in the business and be a clear communicator. You will also have the opportunity to lead on special projects around reorganisation. It's a small team, so you have the ability to work how you please with real responsibility.

You will bring with you at least 1 year of post qualification experience, have in-house experience and a can do attitude to make this hands on role your own. The role comes with a competitive salary, paying market rate depending on experience. The Office environment is relaxed, friendly and the legal team will be close knit. Your team is small, agile and fast paced with a real collaborative approach, so this needs to reflect your own working style.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch/apply.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.