Senior Legal Counsel in Iconic Resourcing at Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom

Website Iconic Resourcing

This listing is about Iconic Resourcing in Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

Iconic Resourcing Legal team are proud to partner with a global leader in their field to appoint their new Group Senior Legal Counsel.

This is a newly created role, giving the successful candidate not only the opportunity to advise on all legal matter but also full autonomy to create procedures and policy as they see fit and build their own legal team where required.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced and ambitious counsel to create the department from inception and have wide scope to develop both the team and their role. There will be outside counsel assistance from the company appointed law firm until such time you deem no longer necessary.

The required candidate will ideally have a minimum of 7 – 10 years PQE within a Legal Counsel role preferably from the medical, pharmaceutical or life science field and should be able to demonstrate competence in the following;

  • Provide legal advice on all company matters to the business Executive Team, including technical input, supplier responsibility and confidentiality agreements however with the exception of Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Delegation of legal matters to internal team or outside counsel as appropriate whilst acting within budgetary parameters and ensuring SLA are adhered to
  • Implement and take ownership of all contract process and data repository for legal documentation
  • Management of corporate and commercial contracts including managing complex international transactions
  • Responsible for all negotiations of legal terms and conditions as well as SLA with third party suppliers
  • Promote dispute avoidance and manage any disputes and litigation
  • Advise on Corporate Governance matters and oversee Company Secretarial duties

The successful candidate should be commercial aware and have strong understanding of highly regulated industries and good knowledge of the relevant regulations of such industry.

In return you will

  • Be part of global organisation, privy to advanced technologies and have the opportunity to shape this role to your preference
  • Work in complete partnership with the executive team across the global offices and be a valued member of such
  • Enjoy a work life balance, which includes agile and hybrid home working, alternative hours worked to suit personal circumstances and use of innovative technology to be allow you to be located anywhere in the country with minimal location visits required
  • Receive discretionary individual and company work related compensation and access to executive team compensation scales

For more information and a confidential chat please contact Debby Stewart at [email protected] or 07423 750815 or connect via Linkedin

At Iconic Resourcing we are engaged by many leading organisations across Scotland and our aim is to keep the recruitment process simple. The people we work with are often in demand professionals, so we work in a completely agile way which means discussions don’t only need to be over the phone, we can arrange video calls at times convenient to you. Please visit our website to view all our Iconic Jobs across Scotland.

Iconic Resourcing is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be treated as such. We act as both an employment business and an employment agency.

Company: Iconic Resourcing

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Job Location: Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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