Commercial Counsel
£50,000 - £65,000


Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Cheshire, All North West

Areas of Law:
IT/E-Commerce, Commercial Law/Contracts

Job Type:

6 years plus, 4-6 years qualified, 2-4 years qualified


0345 300 3577

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Our client is a progressive and vibrant business; headquartered in the Manchester area, it is a market leader in its sector operating throughout the UK and internationally. The nature of the business means you be involved with an eclectic mix of customers and third parties including global brands and household names to SMEs and niche contractors.

Reporting to Board level, essentially you will be responsible for the non-contentious, commercial legal function including:

•    Management and negotiating of contracts and documentation including Sales, Service, NDAs, Distribution and Reseller Agreements; 
•    Document management and advising on contracting processes; 
•    Data, Privacy and GDPR Regulations; 
•    General legal support to Board and internal functions such as Sales and Finance; 
•    Liaising with external lawyers on large scale projects and transactions.  

This is a superb opportunity working alongside capable colleagues all engaged in driving forward a thriving, technology business.  The culture in progressive, inclusive and vibrant affording a large degree of flexibility and autonomy. 

Applications are welcome from lawyers requiring flexibility and the option to work remotely.  That said the business is headquartered in Manchester, so a certain amount of time will be required there. 

We would be delighted to hear from commercial lawyers with in-house experience already or those looking to move away from private practice.   

Actis Legal specialises in the North West legal market and with such a detailed knowledge of the region, we are able to provide tailored and bespoke advice to individuals we act for and identify suitable career moves.  All enquiries treated in the strictest of confidence.

** Please note that references to post qualification experience (PQE) are given as a guideline to the competences required for technical, client and case management skills, as well as budgeted salary for the role. We encourage you to apply for any job for which you feel you are a suitable candidate.


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