Senior Legal Counsel (2 Year FTC), Blue Chip, Home-Based

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Commercial, Legal

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Thomas Knight-Gaynor

  • Contact email:

    thomas.knight-gaynor@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/500728

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-06

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Legal Counsel (2 Year FTC), Blue Chip, Home-Based
Competitive Pay Rate & Fantastic Long Term Opportunities
Central London

A brilliant remote working opportunity is available for a Senior Commercial Lawyer of the World's premier multi-national financial services corporations. Their legal services team is based in Central London and needs a talented and passionate Senior Commercial Lawyer to step on board and provide high class legal counsel ona remote working basis. This promises to be a challenging, engaging and fulfilling post taking on responsibility for a diverse workload with a range of responsibilities in different areas. The organisation is looking to place a Senior Legal Counsel who will drive their continued development with a keen eye for innovation and opportunities to increase efficiency; this will include initiatives focused around legal technology and new, modern ways for Lawyers to conduct their work.


The successful candidate will benefit from being part of an amazing international organisation; this will come hand in hand with an impressive base salary and a great working arrangement. Further than this they have expressed a deep desire to take in and develop their legal staff; there is also great potential for the role to be opened on a permanent basis over time. The corporation routinely wins Best Places to Work awards all over the globe, Glassdoor feedback, again, is top of the class. This is truly a multinational formed by people that pride themselves in maintaining a culture driven by mutual respect and a shared love for opportunity, innovation and risk taking. For those of you with the long term in mind, this position has a high possibility of going permanent.

The role demands a Senior Commercial Lawyer who has strong experience/understanding of commercial contracts of all varieties, supporting business projects at a local, European and Global level, alignment with compliance at a local, European, and Global level, legal research and further legal work as and when necessary under the demands of the wider direction of the corporation as well as the continued evolution of the team. The successful candidate's leadership skills will be excellent, delegating and running a department with confidence and mutual respect.

The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience, with a firm and detailed grasp of commercial law.

To thrive in this environment an incredibly motivated, strategic and progressive mentality is paramount. Thinking outside the box to deliver creative, effect solutions is close to the heart of this position and the organisations vision.

If you feel you have passion, drive and technical skill in abundance alongside the winning personality, strategy and creativity required to be an integral part of a financial organisation's legal team then do not hesitate to apply below.

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