Junior Legal Counsel | Leeds |£35,000-£40,000
Type of Job:
£35,000AED–£40,000AED per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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.
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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27 January 2021, 00:00:00