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New Job - Solicitor - London

  • £60,000-70,000 (per annum)
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 21160

Your New Job Title: Solicitor

The Skills You'll Need: legal, solicitor
Your New Salary: £60K-£70K
Location: London
Who You'll Be Working for: Trading and business investment

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • Reviewing, drafting, advising on and negotiating various types of international commercial contracts and legal documents required in relation to corporate governance, including; international sale and purchase   agreement, distributorship agreement, agency agreement, shareholders agreement, share purchase agreement, intellectual property and technology transfer, M&A, joint venture, guarantee, loan facilities and all   corporate related legal documents
  • Providing legal support in respect of various national laws and EU and other international regulations, including in relation to corporate governance
  • Assisting in the maintenance of the group’s organisation (including subsidiaries and branches).
  • Supporting the Legal Department’s initiatives regarding compliance education and training
  • Some business travel to support with legal matters
  • Maintaining an awareness of ‘best practice’ and ‘continual improvement’ in relation to the scope of work covered by the role
The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Solicitor Practising Certificate in the jurisdiction of England and Wales (or equivalent) is essential
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills with the potential ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation
  • Drafts and negotiates international commercial agreements
  • Advises on corporate governance and compliance issues
  • Conducts sophisticated legal research
  • Demonstrates confidence in ability to provide practical legal advice to EBUs and Corporate Departments
  • Demonstrates the skills to work within a collaborative team
  • Demonstrates a pro-active attitude and shows an understanding of the importance of accuracy and meeting deadlines
  • Flexibility to meet travel requirements
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and pass-on knowledge and know-how

Job status: Full-time, Permanent
Start date: ASAP
Working hours: 9-5
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