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    London £60,000 – £70,000

    A world-leading commodities trader is looking for a commercially astute Lawyer to join their In-house team based in central London. The role will have an international remit and you will advise on a broad range of commercial contracts and corporate matters. Salary is dependent on individual experience and PQE, although in the region of £60-70k.

    The business has over 70,000 employees worldwide and operates in a variety of different industries. They are a household name in Asia and are one of the biggest businesses of their kind globally. The business trades in a hugely diverse variety of materials and products, and also heavily invests in various projects and enterprises, and as such has a strong network of business partnerships.

    The successful Lawyer, around NQ - 4 years PQE, will draft and review a variety of commercial contracts (international sale and purchase agreements, distribution and agency agreements, shareholder agreements, etc.) and will also advise on IP, corporate matters (including M&A) and ISDA agreements. You will also have responsibility for advising on anti-bribery legislation and Trade Security Control.

    Applications are invited from Lawyers with broad corporate and commercial backgrounds. You will be adept at autonomously drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements, and will have experience of advising on corporate matters, including joint ventures and M&A. The successful candidate will likely have significant international experience, and will be comfortable travelling on occasion. Candidates from both Private Practice and In-house backgrounds will be considered.

    This is an exciting opportunity for a confident and ambitious Lawyer to join the In-house team of one of the worlds largest and most successful commodities traders.

    Please send your CV for immediate consideration.

    Please contact Olivia Collicott, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

    Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment is an In House Legal Recruitment expert and the UK's leading businesses trust us with their Legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our In House Legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated Recruitment Consultancy and will discuss this role, and seek your approval, before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

    Please see our website www.douglas-scott.co.uk for more legal jobs posted by our In House Legal recruitment team.

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    Douglas Scott are the Legal Recruitment experts and the UK’s leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our London based legal jobs with confidence, we are a regulated employment agency and will discuss this role with you and seek your approval before submitting your application directly to the decision maker.

    Job Spec

    • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts, Corporate Law,
    • Type: In House, Solicitor / FILEX,
    • Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
    • Term: Permanent
    • Location: London
    • Reference: OC41008


    To discuss the role in more detail call Olivia Collicott on 0203 846 3071 or apply online.

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