Legal Counsel - Part Time

Leeds – £40,000 - £50,000

New In-house opportunity in Leeds City Centre for a technically strong commercial solicitor who is seeking part time hours (3 days per week)

Our client is a long-established Management Consultancy providing specialist support to a number of key Industries both UK and Internationally. Salary and benefits are excellent for the region.

The successful candidate's remit will cover both UK and Internationally focussed commercial agreements, which you will draft and negotiate to a high standard. Demonstrable experience of acting on projects without supervision is required, as is an appetite to undertake broader in-house legal work, encompassing IP, Data Protection, Regulatory, internal compliance and ad-hoc legal queries from the business. Prior experience of acting as an In-House Solicitor is preferred, as you will play a key role in supporting the General Counsel and helping the business achieve its strategic aims.

Applications are invited from UK qualified Solicitors who are seeking part time hours at this stage of their career. You will be technically sound and have a strong track record of delivery.

This is a fantastic opportunity for in-house Solicitors at a stage of their careers where they require flexibility. For more information send a CV immediately to Nick Barrass or get in touch for a confidential 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. 


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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX, In House
  • Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Leeds
  • Reference: NB55607

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