In House Commercial Lawyer

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Job Reference No: VAC-19900

Ref No: 3638487

A new vacancy has arisen with a large multinational company looking for urgent cover – assisting with commercial work – commercial law, contracts, terms and conditions. The company is looking for ‘someone who is happy with database management, admin and legal work – an all rounder who is happy to get stuck in.’

6 month contract to start. This is a large procurement company working as preferred suppliers in the catering industry.

The company is based in High Wycombe, about 400 metres from the train station.

List of work as follows:

” Reviewing, drafting and amending legal documents including contracts, terms and conditions etc.
” Reviewing and amending marketing and promotional material.
” Providing sound and tailored legal advice to all functions
” Assisting the In-House Lawyer to create and deliver legal training to internal stakeholders.
” Providing support and assistance to the In-House Lawyer.
” Responsible for own caseload and escalating any issues to the In-House Lawyer.
” Responsible for managing the whole contract management process
” Coordinate corporate governance requirements including assisting with board elections.
” Managing and updating various trackers and databases.
” Preparing reports based on information contained in the various trackers.
” Managing the GDPR process, including working closely with our Data Protection Officer to ensure GDPR compliance and dealing with data subject access requests.
” Various administrative tasks and duties common to an in-house legal department.
” Acting as the liaison between the company and the external lawyers.
” Supporting the various business units including, commercial, procurement and IT.
” Developing and growing strong stakeholder relationships both internally and externally.
” Understanding and applying knowledge of the unique business model to legal work.
” Assisting the In-House Lawyer to successfully deliver new legal processes and policies.
” Responding to legal queries and requests for legal advice internally.
” Provide support and assistance within the wider Finance, Legal, Analytics and Governance team.
” Coordinating and managing corporate governance compliance requirements

Region: Buckinghamshire
Country: England
Areas of Law: Company Commercial
Salary or Hourly Rate: £40 - 60 per hour + estimated
Jonathan Fagan

Jonathan Fagan LLM FIRP is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. He has been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 17 years and handles roles from junior fee earners through to partners and law firm sales/purchases. A non-practising solicitor on the Roll since 2000, he is also the author of a number of legal career books, which are available at You can contact Jonathan at