Reference Number: JO-2101-460282
Job Type: Contract
Opportunity for an ambitious corporate lawyer to work within the group legal team of a multinational FMCG group. As Corporate Counsel, you will lead the provision of legal support to the project, advising on corporate law issues, drafting transaction documents and managing external legal counsel.
Location: East Berkshire – Currently working from home
Duration: 6 months initially
-Providing legal advice on a broad range of corporate actions to be undertaken across multiple jurisdictions.
-Drafting legal documents, as required, to implement relevant corporate matters.
-Managing, and acting as the primary point of contact with, external counsel both in the UK and overseas in respect of the preparation of transaction documents.
-Collaborating closely with the businesses Tax, Finance and Company Secretarial teams to deliver the project.
Experience/ Qualifications Required:
-Qualified lawyer – English law (or similar jurisdiction)
-Proven experience as a senior leader within a large global business.
-Substantial experience of drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide-range of corporate transactions gained in private practice at a prominent firm or in-house at a leading international business.
-Ability to manage complex legal issues, to provide pragmatic, commercially-orientated advise and to explain complex legal principles quickly and simply.
Please apply by sending your CVs to email@example.com