Legal Counsel - Commercial

Greater Manchester – £53,000 - £63,000

New opportunity for a Commercial Solicitor to join an International business from their Manchester base. Based in the City Centre, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a Legal team which plays a key role in the day to day running of the business.

Joining an already established and now restructured In-House Legal team, the role will incorporate high level commercial contract drafting and negotiation in areas such as licensing, supply, facilities, marketing, franchises) IT (websites, Social media SAAS), Consumer (JV's), Data Protection, and IP (Trade Marks)


For In-House Solicitors who have a desire to have breadth to their roles and a strategic input to the business they work in, then this is an excellent opportunity. In addition to handling the Legal work which arises, the team play a key role in influencing operational decisions and providing strategic input to project teams comprised of stakeholders from the wider business.

Applications are invited from Solicitors with 3 years or more PQE whose experience is underpinned by Commercial Contracts from either a In-House or Private Practice environment, but wish to be exposed to much more. Send a CV for immediate consideration or get in touch for a detailed discussion.

Please contact Nick Barrass, In-house Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms 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 In-house legal jobs.

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Nick Barrass

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

nick@douglas-scott.co.uk

Nick is part of our In-House team, operating across the North of England for all sizes of business across a variety of sectors. Nick handles candidates of all levels from Paralegals to General Counsel, ensuring they find the perfect fit for their next career move. He works with longstanding businesses which have established Legal teams, as well as those who are trying to build new Legal functions and make that important 1st In-House Legal Hire. Prior to Douglas Scott, he worked for 2 years at a Financial Services Recruiter and has 6 years’ experience in the Real Estate Finance sector. Nick studied Sport and Exercise Science at Liverpool John Moores University. 


"I would like to thank you for all of your efforts in dealing with my recruitment. You and Lara have both been a pleasure to deal with. You are both a credit to your field and I would be sure to use your services again."


Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Intellectual Property, IT & E-Commerce, Commercial Contracts
  • Type: In House
  • Salary: £53,000 - £63,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Reference: NB049273

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