In-House Solicitor, Multinational Company, 3 years + PQE (Kildare)

Reference: JL781
Sector: Legal
Location: Kildare, Kildare
Job Type: Permanent
Consultant: Justin Loughnane
Justin Loughnane

The Opportunity

In-House Solicitor, Multinational Company, 3 years + PQE (Kildare)

On behalf of our client and due to continued growth, Red Tree Recruitment is currently looking to recruit an In-House Solicitor with a minimum of 3 years’ + PQE to join their established team.

 

In this broad in-house role you will support the general advisory activities of the team, with specific focus on commercial contracts, digital, marketing and data protection. This is a varied role with an abundance of learning opportunities.

 

You must be able to fit into a results driven culture and be comfortable working with a diverse group of colleagues.  You will need to be able to develop close working relationships with senior members of the management team. Your essential legal knowledge will be a given. Equally important for the company are personality, fit with the culture and the soft skills required successfully to fill this key role.

The Role

Commercial Contracts & Advice

  • Supporting a wide range of teams with advice on and the drafting of general commercial contracts;
  • Supporting the Legal Director with any commercial disputes;
  • Supporting the development of Legal process efficiencies (IT driven) for the Commercial teams.

 

Marketing & Digital

  • Become a business partner to the Marketing department to provide legal advice and solutions for all marketing campaigns;
  • Advise on IP related matters; and
  • Provide legal advice and support to the companies rapidly growing online presence and digital marketing campaigns.

 

Data Protection and the CRM Project

  • Liaison with colleagues and external counsel to ensure corporate compliance with data protection legislation;
  • Support to the CRM team in implementing and maintaining the CRM programme;
  • Updating existing contracts to comply with GDPR; and
  • Assisting the business move into GDPR business as usual.

 

General

  • Support the Legal Director with Legal training and compliance processes.
  • Monitoring and the interpretation of commercial and IP legislation;
  • Support in any litigation in which the business may be involved; and
  • Legal Administration including legal record keeping.

Candidate Profile / Experience

  • Qualified as a Solicitor in Ireland, or equivalent relevant qualification with at least 3 years relevant experience;
  • All experience should have been in a well-known reputable law firm or quality in-house role;
  • Post qualification commercial / marketing Law a strong preference for the role.
  • Need to demonstrate the skills to work as a good in-house lawyer, including: strong client relationship skills, negotiation skills, attention to detail/presentation, understanding how to make things happen in an organisation rather than just advise (including project management and financial awareness).

Please note only candidates that match the minimum job requirements above will be contacted for this role.

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Reward / Package

Extremely competitive Salary, Promotional and Bonus/Benefits package on offer to the successful candidate.

Contact

Consultant: Justin Loughnane

Justin Loughnane Solicitor – Associate Director, Head of Legal on + (353) 1 5541291 or email (All applications and discussions will be treated in strict confidence)