Legal Counsel

  • Liverpool
  • Manchester
Accuflex has an exciting opportunity to work for our global retail client in their Legal team as an In-house Legal Counsel.
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Accuflex has an exciting opportunity to work for our global retail client in their Legal team as an In-house Legal Counsel. As a key business advisor, the role advises on a wide range of commercial matters including but not limited to; sourcing, compliance, supply, sustainability, marketing, real estate, digital and licensing. 

The role offers a flexible remote working pattern but may require some travel into the office.

Responsibilities

  • Contract drafting and negotiation. Develop and draft bespoke commercial agreements in line with company playbook.
  • Advisory. Provide highly commercial and practical advice on the laws and regulations which sit at the heart of a multi-channel global brand.
  • Legal and contractual risk management. Identify, control and report on material legal and commercial risks.
  • Manage external legal partners. Manage the interface with external legal partners, clients, and suppliers.
  • Project work. Support both internal and external projects, providing legal guidance, supporting the achievement of each project’s objectives.

Experience

  • Qualified to practice in England and Wales. As a guide, the ideal candidate will have at least 3 years practical commercial legal experience.
  • Experienced in working in a relevant in-house environment whether through secondment or through a previous in-house role.
  • Commercially minded, with an understanding of business operations, commerce and finance.
  • Technically capable with deep knowledge of the laws, regulations and processes which govern retail and consumer-led businesses.
  • A good communicator able to work with levels from senior stakeholders to working with business operations.
  • Solution orientated with passion and drive. 
  • Resilient and able to stay calm under pressure.

Keywords

Commercial contracts, in-house, legal counsel, solicitor, brand, retail, consumer. 

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Locations

London, Bristol, Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester

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Birmingham

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Liverpool

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Manchester

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Workplace & Culture

We pride ourselves on our collaborative culture, which prioritises training and development and encourages networking.

Accutrainee was founded on the principles of innovation, our high-level goal to partner with legal professionals throughout their legal career offering them more opportunity, more flexibility and more support.

Our ultimate aim is to be recognised as the legal services company of choice for legal professionals and develop a supportive, friendly culture where quality is embedded in everything we do.

 

 

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