Senior Legal Counsel

Posted 01 August 2022
Salary Negotiable
LocationLondon
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOperations
ReferenceBH3994_1659355970
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client, a drinks company, is currently hiring for a Senior Legal Counsel. You would be a part of a reputable company with a good work culture.

Responsibilities

  • Work with key business stakeholders on key projects and initiatives
  • Legal review of product labels and ingredients, marketing collateral and provision of legal advice
  • Collaborate with external stakeholders to promote the strategic interests of the company
  • Assist country business teams with internal and external inquiries related to the products and regulatory compliance
  • Align with the European Regulatory Government Affairs Manager and collaborate with European colleagues on key tasks, strategies, and approaches
  • Review and provide input on relevant policy processes and public consultations provided by government, industry, or community organisations/stakeholders
  • Keep up to date and analyse relevant industry, regulatory and Government developments across the region, from a food law and public policy perspective
  • Work with external counsel on necessary legal tasks

Requirements

  • LLB or equivalent
  • Qualified to practice law (either UK qualified or foreign qualified solicitor)
  • Extensive legal experience, ideally within a reputable law firm
  • Understanding of UK Government policy processes
  • Experience reporting to multiple managers

This is a full time, permanent position, working Monday to Friday. It is a hybrid role, working 2-3 days in London office to start.

Please apply online to be considered.