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Legal Counsel Mandarin Speaking

Remote Working
Remote Working
£55,000 to £65,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Legal Counsel (Mandarin Speaking) South East England (Remote)£55,000 - £65,000 DOECurrently hiring for a full-time, permanent Legal Counsel (0-2 PQE) position for an international Technology/FMCG business, who are looking for a Commercial Lawyer to join their dynamic legal team. The successful candidate will be reporting directly to the Head of Legal and liaising with various departments throughout the business, including; Data Protection, Marketing, Tech Development and Employment.Based in modern offices in Central London (with partner HQ's based in Asia, Europe and North America), this is a truly exciting opportunity for the successful junior Legal Counsel to develop their legal skills whilst working for this rapidly expanding international business.Role Responsibilities
  • Drafting, Reviewing and Negotiating a range of contractual documents, including; technology contracts, IT contracts, SaaS contracts, GDPR notices, company policies and much more
  • Taking on a wide range of Intellectual Property responsibilities such as; advising on watch notices and international opposition strategy, collaborating with external counsel to handle all trade mark opposition actions, investigate potential infringements of IP and manage enforcement actions
  • Supporting with litigation strategy, including instructing external investigators and counsel
  • Tackling a range of Data Protection focused responsibilities including; GDPR compliance, SARS, drafting privacy notices and policies
  • Advising relevant internal/external stakeholders on M&A structuring, corporate governance and compliance
  • My client are looking for a Legal Counsel (0-2 PQE) who has proven experience in dealing with IT/Tech/Software contracts, combined with a strong commercial understanding
  • Previous experience in e-commerce, technology and FMCG is preferable
  • High-quality analytical and problem-solving skills, the ability to prioritise and manage a varied workload within a fast-paced environment and excellent interpersonal/communication skills
  • Fluent mandarin required
The client is offering a generous salary, remote working, company pension, social incentives and much more - this truly is an incredible opportunity for the successful Legal Counsel.Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you'd like to find out more.
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  • Job Reference: 706410061-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
    Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent