Find a nanny, babysitter or childminder — post your free profile at - opportunities through partnership log into your account
recruiter | candidate

« Return to Homepage

Sellick Partnership  

Legal Counsel - Permanent

Get jobs like this by email... (We will never pass your details to third parties)

My client is a large public sector organisation in the Midlands area that is experiencing an exciting period of change and internal growth. This is an opportunity to become an integral part of an emerging in-house legal services team which is tasked with bringing legal work back internally to the organisation.

This Legal Counsel role has a largely commercial contracts focus, but will also encompass elements of litigation and governance law. The successful applicant will be experienced in the area of commercial and contractual law, particularly in relation to commercial contracts including compromise agreements and consultancy agreements. This is an ideal opportunity for a commercial specialist to branch out slightly and add to their skill set.

As Legal Counsel you will be involved in developing the commercial contracts precedents for the organisation, alongside internal systems for monitoring legal progress. You will have proven experience in negotiating, drafting and advising on a wide range of legal and transactional issues, including a broad spectrum of agreements, including supply and purchase agreements, licences, confidentiality agreements, research and other collaboration agreements, memoranda of understanding, corporate documentation and consultancy agreements, regulatory issues and intellectual property. As Legal Counsel you will be involved in contracting policies and regulatory matters to ensure compliance and minimise legal and commercial risk.

The successful applicant will provide pragmatic and commercially focused legal, governance and intellectual property advice to the organisation and its subsidiaries. You will liaise frequently with the external legal advisers and internal clients and must possess excellent interpersonal skills. You must be a qualified solicitor (or equivalent) and any level of post qualification experience shall be considered. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be adept at dealing with professionals at all levels. Any experience of litigation, debt recovery, IP and trademark law or governance would be highly advantageous, but by no means essential.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Kate Jasper in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.

Job reference:
Immediate start
Apply for this job
Send this job to your friend
If you have an account with us, log in now to pre-fill this form from your profile:
Apply Online
Are you a UK citizen or eligible to work in the UK?
Show calendar days
  (.doc, .docx, .pdf)
Would you like to upload your profile and CV to our website?
(Your contact details will only be shown to recruiters)

When you click on the Apply button above, you will be registered with and will receive daily Jobs by Email matching this job's criteria. We will send you an email including your password so that you can manage your account in the future. (If you already have an account, your current Jobs by Email settings will not be overwritten.)

Contact Details

Kate Jasper
Sellick Partnership
Telephone Number 0161 834 1642
Fax Number 0161 834 2223

Our network » - the childcare, nursery and nanny job board   childcare, nursery
and nanny jobs - the social work, care and social housing job board   social work, care
and social housing jobs - the education, training and teaching job board   education, training
and teaching jobs - the medical, nursing and healthcare job board   medical, nursing
and healthcare jobs
The Supply Curve - jobs for economists
for economist jobs, econometrician jobs, and statistician jobs - nannies, babysitters, childminders babysitters, childminders and nannies
top of page | services | terms & conditions | privacy statement | ©