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Senior Legal Counsel – WFH

Our client an East Midlands top-tier law firm is looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel to join their growing team. This role will be working remotely. 
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Senior Legal Counsel – WFH

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Job Detail

  • Job Ref JN/25/07
  • Salary Competitive Salary
  • Experience Level 6 - 8 YRS PQE
  • Practice Area Other

Job Description

Our client an East Midlands top-tier law firm is looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel to join their growing team. This role will be working remotely.

The successful candidate will be assisting the Group Legal Director in effecting and delivering high-quality, effective legal functions to the firm.

The ideal candidate will have the below key skills-

  • Qualified UK solicitor or equivalent, with minimum 3-4 years post-qualification experience (essential)
  • Good knowledge of pharmaceutical industry and related services (preferably CRO, EAP, CTS) (desirable)
  • Previous extensive experience as a contracts/commercial solicitor (essential), preferably in-house (desirable)
  • Good track record of promoting risk management, compliance and good corporate governance (essential)
  • Well presented, displays professional manner (essential)
  • High level of commercial awareness (essential)
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to engage with regulatory matters and to identify and effect optimum solutions (essential)
  • Good communication and presentation skills, both oral and written, along with good drafting skills (essential)
  • Good interpersonal and teamwork skills (essential)
  • Good planning, prioritisation and organisational skills (essential)
  • Good problem-solving and decision-making skills (essential)
  • Good technology skills – ability to work with commonly-used IT platforms and packages (essential)
  • Ability to work under pressure and within time constraints (essential)
  • Attention to detail/accuracy (essential)