Legal Counsel (Commercial Corporate Law)

Legal Counsel (Commercial Corporate Law)
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Dublin, Republic of Ireland Dublin Dublin 1Dublin NA
Job Ref: JD10741L
Sector: Accountancy & Finance
Date Added: 13 September 2023

Multinational Organisation operating in over 50 countries globally is seeking a Legal counsel / Legal Director for its Commercial / Corporate Division.

Reporting into the General Counsel for the EMEA region and the Chief Commercial Counsel , you will be part of the EMEA Legal team engaging with all cross-functional teams with colleagues across the globe and the global business activities.

The Role:

In addition to general commercial legal & compliance requirements, the main focus of your role will be to take a lead role in one of the organisation's flagship programs ie. the implementation of Contract Lifecycle Management across the global business (from Supply Chain through to client / Customer contracts, developing new processes and templates to ensure best practice for contract issuance, negotiation & execution.

You will also lead & support commercial and transactional activities, drive compliance, manage litigation and dispute resolution as well as support a diverse range of other legal matters including corporate and M&A activities, across all Business & Product units.

Main areas of work:

Contract Lifecycle Management - lead the contract lifecycle management (CLM) design and deployment across all aspects of the business, improving and replacing processes around contracts & contract management.

Commercial Legal - drafting & reviewing all contractual contractual terms with end customers, suppliers & vendors. Analysing contractual arrangements with both to ensure maximum benefits & minimised risks. Strategically managing ongoing commercial relationships, resolving disputes around pricing, guarantees and other areas, act as initial point of contact for Senior Stakeholders & business teams on a wide range of legal issues, including contractual disputes & compliance matters.

Global Legal & Compliance - Co-ordinate with legal specialists within the Global Group Legal & Compliance teams, providing legal support to all business functions on best practices & compliance across a range of commercial & corporate areas.

Experience & expertise required:

  • Legally Qualified to practice law in Ireland, UK or any other EU jurisdiction
  • 5+ years of experience as an attorney advising multinational organisations on complex commercial matters and legal transactions on an international basis
  • 8+ years practicing as an attorney or engaged in commercial Law with private enterprises or consulting organisations or similar
  • Specialist knowledge in Commercial Legal & compliance areas within the Corporate Enterprise World, advising on legal issues pertaining to a multinational organisation
  • Expertise in contracts & contract management from the legal & compliance perspective

Contract role / Duration : 12 months

Salary / Rate : Daily Rate

Location: You must be based in Ireland or UK for the duration of this contract role.

Please note that you MUST have EU/EEA/UK citizenship or hold a current valid work visa for Ireland. NO Sponsorship considered.

Other Key terms: Legal Director, VP of Legal, Contract Law, Law Degree, Solicitor, Attorney, Senior Legal, Legal Counsel, Law Counsel, Commercial law, contract law, contracts law, CLM, Contract Lifecycle Management, Legal Compliance, Corporate Law, Corporate Lawyer, Legal Compliance.

Guidant IRC is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Irish Recruitment
13/10/2023 14:59:45
EUR 850 1000 Day
Contact Consultant:
John Tormey

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