Legal Counsel for international FMCG based in West Sussex

  • Location

    West Sussex, England

  • Sector:

    Professional Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Priya Shah

  • Contact email:

    priyashah@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    PRS1087652_1555511075

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-17

  • Consultant:

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Taylor Root has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Legal Counsel to join the legal team in the head offices of an international FMCG firm.

Reporting directly to the Head of General Counsel & Legal Services for the UK and Ireland, This role will give you the opportunity to provide guidance to a variety of Business Units across the firm.

You will provide proactive, solution oriented, strategic advice on a wide range of non-contentious and contentious issues, including:

  • IP and brand portfolio
  • Competition law
  • Contracts
  • Data protection
  • General commercial law
  • Media and advertising
  • Regulatory/compliance

This role will also require you act as a business partner for and sit on the UK&I leadership team of one or more of the Business Units.

The successful candidate should an extensive background in either general commercial law, intellectual property, competition, and or data protection. To discuss this in more detail please send a current CV to priyashah@taylorroot.com

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.