Role details

Legal Counsel

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Sole in house attorney in the US supporting multinational business
  • Exceptional work life balance offered - true 9 to 5!

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational publisher.

Job Description

Reporting to the General Counsel in Europe, the Legal Counsel will be responsible for the following:

  • Draft and negotiate agreements relating to matters such as printing, distribution, facilities, subscriptions, sponsorship, advertising, marketing, audience development, partnership and customer engagement;
  • Advise on legal issues such as advertising and marketing for the commercial teams, and potentially copy-clearance for the editorial team;
  • Advise on regulatory issues such as data privacy, sanctions and anti-bribery and corruption;
  • Provide legal training to the business, particularly on regulatory matters;
  • Assist the General Counsel on special projects with a US focus, such as M&A work; and

The Successful Applicant

  • JD from a US Law School
  • Admission the NY State Bar
  • 2-6 years of total legal experience
  • Strong experience with drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, and a good working knowledge of licensing, intellectual property and data privacy laws
  • The ability to work independently, as the only lawyer in the New York office

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary, target bonus, excellent work/life balance (9-5 working hours)

Apply for this job

Click the Apply or LinkedIn button below or contact Jennifer Pettigrew quoting job reference 1208777
As you are using an Apple iOS device we are unable to offer you the CV upload function. Please apply with your Linkedin profile below or contact Jennifer Pettigrew quoting job reference 1208777