Contracts Lawyer

21 Jun 2019
19 Jul 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
The Role:

A contracts role, supporting an in-house legal team for a fixed term contract of 6 months. Reporting to the Senior Legal Manager, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge and technical experience to deal with a broad range of commercial contracts, from general business contracts to more complex contracts.

Main responsibilities:

Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of commercial agreements
Providing support developing the contracting process
Attending negotiations with key stakeholders
Understand and articulate key IP, commercial and other contractual requirements to the business
Providing legal advice to key stakeholders within the business
Creating templates
General support to the legal function; advising on any other areas of law as required.

The Person:

3 + PQE
In house experience desirable however not essential
Holding a professional legal qualification (Solicitor or FCllex)
Confident, approachable disposition
Must enjoy a high degree of autonomy
Ability to manage and prioritise own workload
Good time management and ability to adhere to strict deadlines
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Commercial awareness
Excellent keyboard skills (acts as own secretary and administrator)

The Company:

Holland & Barrett is one of the nation's most loved and trusted brands, known for offering quality health food, vitamins and supplements all sold by highly trained and qualified advisors.

Bucking the current trend of high street retailers, we forecast significant growth and expansion plans in the coming years, with considerable investment going into all areas of the business. We certainly embrace change and drive speed in everything we do. Every day presents a different challenge, but every day is also filled with fun, teamwork and passion to succeed and surpass every expectation.

Join us and see how far you can go