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  • GBP65000 - GBP70000
  • Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Permanent

Legal Counsel | International Bank | Hertfordshire

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment with a reputable international bank? If so, this could be the role for you.

The business is seeking a dynamic and proactive commercial lawyer to join their legal team. You will play a crucial role in supporting the legal department and managing key stakeholder relationships across the business.

The Business

This prominent financial institution, is a global leader in providing innovative banking solutions and services. Established with a focus on financing, they have expanded their offerings to include a wide range of retail banking products, catering to both individuals and businesses. With a strong emphasis on customer satisfaction, they have built a reputation for offering competitive interest rates, flexible terms, and efficient online banking tools, making it a preferred choice for customers seeking reliable and user-friendly banking experiences.

Employee satisfaction is also an incredibly important priority for this business. Their average employee tenure is 10 years which is reflective of their brilliant benefits package, as well as their warm, welcoming and collaborative culture.

Moreover, their commitment to sustainability and responsible banking practices sets it apart as a socially conscious financial institution, striving to make a positive impact on both the financial and environmental fronts.

The Role

The business is looking for an ambitious commercial lawyer who can excel within their high-performing legal team. Your expertise in commercial contracts and data protection matters will be essential in facilitating the delivery of new projects, products, and services to their valued customers.

There will be the opportunity to draft, negotiate and review a range of commercial contracts, as well as supporting on Data Protection requirements, including data protection advice, impact assessments, consent management, and breach reporting. You will also have exposure to data privacy committees to ensure you can provide key business updates.

Other responsibilities will include; Risk Analysis, Contract Management, Stakeholder Engagement, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, with your professional development being prioritised to ensure you are constantly evolving and becoming a more accomplished In-House lawyer.


  • UK Qualified 0-5 PQE
  • Commercial & Data Protection experience
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment


  • Generous car allowance
  • 10% Bonus
  • Lucrative Pension scheme
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