There is a requirement for a Commercial lawyer / In-house Counsel to join UKFast's in-house team.
Reporting to Head of Legal, the Commercial lawyer / In-house Counsel will work with the business to support on a wide range of legal services.
This will include providing legal advice on an extremely wide range of legal and commercial issues; drafting and negotiating commercial contracts; updating Customer terms and conditions; working with the team on strategic projects and supporting the wider business and companies under the common control of UKFast.
In addition, you will work on other areas of law, such as: data protection, IP, advertising law, debt recovery etc.
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The candidate will work on a range of legal areas and tasks, including:
What are we looking for?
To be considered for the Commercial lawyer / In-house Counsel role, you should be a qualified solicitor with in the region of 3 years' or more PQE.
Lawyers with more or slightly less post qualification experience would also be considered.
The candidate should thrive on working in a fast moving environment and have the ability to work independently and multi-task.
Demonstrable experience of commercial contracts drafting, negotiation and reviews, attention to detail and an ability to work with business colleagues to successfully conclude contracts is essential.
This may also suit someone with a background in corporate law.
In-house experience is preferred but is not essential.