This global multi-million-dollar company was founded in the US almost a century ago and is now a worldwide distributor of medical and dental products in over 30 countries.
They are looking to appoint a Legal Counsel to lead and support the company's operations in the UK & Ireland, to be based in their Gillingham hub but with generous agile working on offer.
This role would suit an individual who wants to work in a global organisation with lots of autonomy as a stand-alone Legal Counsel. They are particularly interested to hear from those who have experience in or exposure to medical, pharmaceutical or dental sectors.
This global Fortune 500 company serves health care professionals, clinics, laboratories and government researchers across the world. They offer a wide range of products and solutions that help improve the delivery of care, clinical outcomes and profitability.
They operate through a centralized and automated distribution network, with over 3,400 field sales consultants who are supported by sales and service centres worldwide.
As Legal Counsel, you will play a crucial role in translating the legal obligations and risks of the company to business leaders in the UK & Ireland so that they can make pragmatic commercial decisions.
They are looking for someone with a commercial background as you will be providing advice on matters relating to commercial contracts, compliance, data governance, employment, property and M&A. You will also represent the UK & Ireland arm of the business in any litigation, arbitration, mediation or other disputes.
This is a stand-alone role as Legal Counsel, reporting into the European General Counsel who is based in Germany. Therefore, it's essential that you're able to work with a high level of responsibility and autonomy.
· Qualified Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE
· Background and experience in commercial, corporate, regulatory, compliance matters
· Self-starter who can drive forward the success of the legal function of the business
What's on offer:
· Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience plus benefits package
· Environment built on ethics, open communications, mutual benefits, creativity
· Lots of flexible working on offer providing lots of control of work/life balance
This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual who is looking to work in-house for a highly successful global corporation as Legal Counsel headquartered in Gillingham.
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