Legal Counsel

Location
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Role Classification
Lawyer
Practice Area
Commercial
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
0-2yrs PQE, 2-5yrs PQE, 5+ yrs PQE

One of the UK's biggest brands is looking for a Legal Counsel.

You probably know us best for Carlsberg and Carlsberg Export, but there's more to us than meets the eye. From Tetley's to Tuborg, San Miguel to Somersby Cider and not forgetting two of our newest brands, Brooklyn and Celia, we produce many leading brands. We also import premium world beers like Mahou and Poretti, have an impressive portfolio of cask ales, and source specialist wines and spirits from around the globe to delight our customers. Furthermore, we are proud of our partnerships with the UK's best festivals including Glastonbury, Latitude and Download, as well as high profile football teams like England, Liverpool, Spurs and Arsenal.

The Legal Counsel will provide accurate and timely legal advice and commercial support to all business functions in the UK. They will become a trusted business adviser and help protect Carlsberg's brands, people and reputation, and will develop specialist areas of expertise in line with business requirements.

If you have obtained a law degreeand LPC, have excellent relationship building skills as well as the ability to simplify and effectively communicate complex legal information, and interpret contract documents, legislation, regulations and codes of practice, then this could be the role for you. We are looking for someone with a solid base of training who is ready to take that next step and/or with an interest in the Commercial environment.

On top of the culture and career development opportunities that make working with us so rewarding, we offer a flexible benefits scheme, defined contribution pension, generous holidays and a product allowance. For the right candidate, there will also be a chance to work on international projects. So, what are you waiting for? The broader opportunities you crave with a world leader could be yours for the taking.

*Applications may be processed prior to the closing date so don't delay getting your application submitted. Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact all applicants directly. If you haven't heard from us within 28 days, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.