In-House Lawyer – 2 – 7 years PQE

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1341607

 Job Description

Corporate Solicitor - In -house - Belfast City Centre

MCS is working with a global professional services business to recruit a Corporate Solicitor to be based in their growing Belfast Legal team. The Corporate solicitor will have a varied role, and will need to be highly analytical, be strong technically and be able to provide advice on complex and challenging legal issues in a demanding and fast paced environment. The role will require someone who has at least 2 years PQE in a corporate private practice and is ready to move to an in-house position. The role would suit someone who has worked internationally or extensively on global transactions and is seeking a truly international role that is based in Belfast City centre.

The position will enable the successful corporate lawyer to manage many multi jurisdiction projects, gaining truly global experience. Suitable applicants will need extensive knowledge and experience of working within IP, particularly trademarks, data protection and copyright laws and legislations on a global basis. The corporate solicitor will also be required to advise and guide many internal local and international stakeholders on a wide range of legal and regulatory matters, including risk management, restructuring, HR opportunities and challenges and other day to day operational matters. Project management skills and experience in the use of legal technologies would be an advantage.

The role will be working within the growing in-house legal team and will offer the right candidate great prospects to advance their career. The company are offering a good package, flexibility on working hours and lots of training and development.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Brona Cathcart, Head of Professional Services at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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