Corporate Counsel EMEA (Commercial/Tech) - FMCG/Retail

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    25 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Daniel Jackson

  • Contact email:

    TRDaxtraAdResp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    PR/200212_1628265728

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-05

A fantastic opportunity for a talented commercial/technology lawyer to join the NASDAQ 100 listed leading ethical sourcer, retailer and brand of speciality coffee in the world. This is a newly created position created to act as primary support to the EMEA Director in managing the legal aspects of the rollout of a new tech stack, to support the evolving needs of the organisation and its stores, globally.

Reporting to the Legal Director for EMEA, you will be involved in a wide-range of legal matters with responsibility for negotiating complex contracts with key vendors as well as a variety of commercial and data security matters. You will be working within a fast-paced global business environment across different geographies as well as being required to manage external counsel. You will benefit from having a broad range of legal responsibilities, working closely with the Digital and Technology teams providing a fantastic opportunity to impress key internal stakeholders across the EMEA offices and the US HQ.

Ideally you will be 2-4 years PQE with strong post-qualification experience either in-house or at a top city law firm (with secondment experience), with a focus on commercial and tech matters. You must enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic business and be a strong team player with a can-do attitude.

This role will be hugely rewarding providing you an opportunity to grow and develop along with the business, as long as you have the desire to become a better-rounded lawyer. The role is a great first in-house move or the opportunity to further your in-house career in a supportive and forward-thinking environment. If this role sounds of interest to you, please get in touch ASAP.

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