Legal Counsel

Great opportunity to join a newly established legal team with a fast-growing Media Company in this hybrid role.  Based in stunning offices in Central London you are likely to want to attend the office at least a few days a week!

You will work closely with the Global Legal Director in providing legal advice to the business.

This is also a great opportunity to grow your management experience overseeing 2 junior lawyers and a paralegal.

The role

  • Supporting the Global commercial, client and new business teams on commercial negotiations. Reviewing, negotiating and drafting supplier contracts. Supporting the business by summarising and explaining key contractual terms and obligations of client contracts at both the point of set-up and on an ongoing basis. Advising the business on legal risk and ensuring alignment with group policy. Implementing data privacy good practice and assisting the business with data privacy compliance issues. Providing support on IP and copyright. Supporting on pitches for prospective clients.

Skills

  • Qualified solicitor (5 years +) Strong commercial contracts experience. Commercial minded with the ability to get to the point. Experience working with different jurisdictions. Ability to understand legal issues and explain them clearly to the business. In-house legal experience a MUST. Media industry experience advantageous. An interest in the Media industry a MUST.

If you have the skills described above and are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please do kindly send your CV to sturnbull@lawabsolute.com

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.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Sarah Turnbull

Sarah Turnbull

Senior Consultant - In-House