This is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant and innovative advertising and creative agency, with an excellent portfolio of client, as their Legal Counsel.
Reporting directly to the head of the legal function, you will be tasked with working on a diverse range of commercial and data protection matters. You will draft and negotiate commercial agreements across the agency from both supplier and client side including: reviewing client agreements, negotiating Master Services Agreements with key suppliers, drafting and negotiating software development agreements, reviewing NDAs as well as reviewing and negotiating venue hire and talent agreements for events. You will also advise in connection with the data protection aspects of contracts, compliance, external audits and strategy including communicating changes in legislation (i.e. GDPR) to stakeholders at various levels of the organisation to ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements and protection of the business' commercial interests.
You will ideally be 2+ PQE with good private practice training. You will have ideally worked in-house either on secondment or full-time. You must have an active interest in both commercial and data protection work.
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.