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Legal Counsel - Belfast

20% bonus - Professional services - Legal
Ref: 2810 Date Posted: Monday 16 Nov 2020
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Legal Counsel – Belfast – Package £60-80k plus bonus. 


That’s what happens in the world.  You get offered superior contracts.”  Brian O’Driscoll.  

This could be your opportunity to sign a superior contract. 

You’ll be a 5+ years PQE solicitor & you’ll know contract law inside out. 

You’ll work as a specialist with a high growth tech firm (c.100 staff) with offices in Belfast and London. 

You’ll be responsible for drafting, evaluating, negotiating, and executing on contracts with leading organisations throughout UK/Europe/Middle East.  Youll be the key point of contact for their clients on contractual matters, guide them on all areas of law and assure adherence to regulatory and governance requirements.   

As Legal Counsel, you will head up all contractual aspects of the business, so youll be comfortable operating at a senior level.  

You will also be involved with legal compliance, contract management, process improvement and have some end customer interaction. You will also work with the SMT across other departments including Sales, Product, Marketing and Finance.  

Ideally, you’ll have experience working client side with a deep understanding of English Contract law.  Experience working with Financial Services/Banking organisations plus International experience would be highly advantageous.    

The ability to effectively prioritise your workload will be essential, along with the commercial maturity to understand that priorities may change rapidly based on business needs.  The role will involve limited travel to the London office.  

The attributes you will have arefirst class communicator, leader, team player, problem solvermeticulous analysis skills and a scrupulous adherence to legal and ethical requirements. 

In return our client is offering an attractive remuneration package including a 20% bonus.  If this opportunity sounds interesting, we would be keen to hear from you.  To apply please send a copy of your CV in strictest confidence to Ian Weatherup and he will be in contact with you shortly afterward.  Alternatively, you can call or DM on 07880 751 089.   


Ian will be in touch soon.