Junior Legal Counsel | Leeds |£35,000-£40,000

Job Reference:

AP120

Type of Job:

Permanent

Sector:

Corporate Services

Package:

£35,000AED–£40,000AED per annum + Benefits + Bonus

Location:

Leeds, UK

Job Description:

The Junior Legal Counsel will undertake contract reviews, bespoke drafting assignments, drafting of correspondence, review of compliance documentation and undertake required corporate / commercial due diligence, with input and sign-off from the Head of Legal.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Review of contracts and provision of commercial comments / solutions, in order to eliminate or mitigate commercial risk.

  • Drafting of agreements, such as service contracts and supplier agreements.

  • Maintaining knowledge of organization’s operations and legal documents.

  • Conducting legal research and writing reports on findings.

  • Conducting due diligence exercise and writing reports on findings.

  • Preserving all corporate records.

  • Handling statutory filings, such as licensing forms.

Education/Experience Required:

To be considered for this position, candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Legal Qualification. Admitted to practice law in one of the following common law jurisdictions: UK/USA/AUS/SA or NZ

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience (Considering 2-5), working in either an in-house or private practice environment. (Essential)

  • Experience of reviewing, drafting and amending commercial contracts (Essential)

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Job Reference:

AP120

Published Date:

27 January 2021, 00:00:00