Senior Legal Counsel – Remote

Practice Area: Commercial Contracts, IP/IT
Level: Associate, Partner, Full Time
Section: In-House
Location: Scotland, Central Belt, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Remote
Ref: FW7984

This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced in-house legal team.  This innovative organisation is currently seeking an additional Senior Legal Counsel (Commercial Contracts Specialist).  Interested candidates should have at least 10 years’ PQE, with experience of services/outsourcing contracts, and have strong reviewing, negotiating and drafting experience.  Public sector experience and/or IT / IP / networks experience a distinct advantage.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing accurate, timely and pragmatic legal advice.
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating mutually beneficial relationships with clients and suppliers in line with the governance framework.
  • Progression and resolution of disputes with clients and suppliers.
  • Drafting standard terms for new products / propositions.
  • Briefing the relevant Head of Legal on contractual relationships of concern, other areas of legal risk and opportunities being referred to the CRC process.
  • Stakeholder management, which includes a close working relationship with the commercial and procurement teams and the wider legal team.

If any of these roles interest you, please get in touch with Frasia or Cameron for an initial and confidential discussion.  (Assignment 13918)

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