Commercial Legal Advisor

40000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000/annum . Corporate benefits package
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Role Summary:
An exciting opportunity for a Commercial?Legal Advisor has arisen within our Finance team, this role has been created with the principle goal of developing the vision and the legal support within Lyreco UK & Ireland and in conjunction with the Group Legal Department in France. Looking to offer a salary up to??30,000k + corporate benefits package.
You will be working within files of corporate law of the UK & Irish legal entities of Lyreco, and on the drafting and/or reviewing of various contracts, whilst offering support and advice to the operational and functional divisions of Lyreco UK & Ireland and you will locally deploy the processes implemented at group level.
Key responsibilities & accountabilities:
Corporate Law:-

Drafting and validation of general assemblies and Board of Director meetings.
Collaboration with the Group Legal Department in the creation, centralisation and monitoring of general assemblies and management team meetings.


Participation to the drafting and periodic review of templates of framework agreements, commercial contracts, service agreements and similar.
Collaboration in drafting / revision of inter-company contracts.
Establish reports on legal activities in Lyreco UK & Ireland
Legal advice to various operational and functional divisions
Follow-up/Legal focus regarding the organization and areas of activity and participation in training activities
Relations with external legal adviser's/solicitor firms

Are you the ideal candidate?
You will:-

Have a University degree in Business Law (or equivalent)
Of ideally passed your Legal Practice Course and qualified as a Solicitor.
Be experienced in the field of commercial law having working within a commercial environment in a similar role
Have the ability to work in a multicultural environment
Work effectively with excellent organizational skills
Be analytical and focused on delivering a high standard
Have very good communication and a strong team spirit
Assess information and communicates effectively
Work autonomously when needed but have a collaborative approach when required