General Counsel & Company Secretary

General Counsel & Company Secretary

Job Title: General Counsel & Company Secretary
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 19808_1581425263
Contact Name: Georgina Whicher
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Job Published: February 11, 2020 12:47

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a General Counsel and Company Secretary to lead a growing financial services business through significant change.

Based in Central London, you will partner with the leadership team by providing succinct, pragmatic and decisive advice to enable objectives.

You will lead on complex supplier, outsourcing, IT contracts and help to design new governance structures. You will also advise on a full range of legal issues including competition, privacy, employment and tax/IR35. You will oversee a legal team helping it to be pro-active, strategic, collaborative and solution focused.

To be considered, you will be an experienced General Counsel and Company Secretary comfortable operating at C-suite level and supporting a business through significant change. You will be experienced in advising on complex commercial, competition, employment and tax matters. Knowledge of payments, GDPR and financial services regulation is desirable as is experience within both a large and smaller company.

In return, you will receive a competitive salary and package, the opportunity to make an impact and drive change, cutting edge legal work, a genuinely collaborative and dynamic working environment, good work/ life balance and flexible working.

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