Legal Counsel

Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Location: London, England
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Job list.duration: 12 months
REF: LCFtse_1543500426
Contact Name: Nathan Burke
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

I am currently working with a multinational FTSE100 business based in Central London. My client is currently looking to recruit a General Counsel position for 12 months, with a generous benefits package and completion bonus at the end of the contract.

Role requirements;

  • Support the development of the Global Ethics & Compliance programme.
  • Provide advice/guidance regarding legal Compliance risk areas and reputational risk management issues.
  • Development and implementation of policies, procedures and other internal guidance to reflect any updates to relevant local laws.
  • Review transactions to ensure that business is being conducted in an ethical and compliant manner and that policies and procedures are followed.
  • Provide legal advice and assurance to the business in relation to anti-bribery and corruption, competition, financial crime, modern slavery and conflicts of interest.

Profile Requirements;

  • Qualified lawyer in England & Wales, with experience advising in relation to legal compliance risk areas.
  • Experience advising in an in-house environment.
  • Negotiation and influencing skills, able to win hearts and minds whilst adopting a legally compliant commercial approach.
  • Independent working style and the will and strength of character to ensure plans are implemented in full.

If this role is of interest, please apply online with a copy of your updated CV.