Ref: JN -082018-2833
Legal, commercial contracts, part time, technology
Our SME client is an award winning software technology company based in Berkshire. They are seeking a Legal Counsel to join on a part time basis, 2 days a week reporting into the COO.
The Legal Counsel will support the Chief Operating Officer in relation to all company legal matters including the drafting and review of commercial contracts, framework agreements, supply agreements, grant funding agreements and related consortium agreements, company privacy and other related policies, employment contracts, NDAs, shareholder and loan agreements and other related matters. The Legal Counsel will participate in and in some cases lead commercial negotiations including liaising where appropriate with the Company’s external legal advisers.
The successful candidate will be a qualified lawyer with extensive commercial experience, in particular supplier agreements and contracts. Experience from the technology sector is preferred as is experience working in an SME environment. He/she will have a pragmatic and consultative approach and will work collaboratively with the business on legal matters. He/she will be self motivated and disciplined to meet deadlines and achieve results efficiently.
- Flexibility – 2 days a week
- Location – Newbury (Berkshire)
- Salary – up to £60K FTE