An exciting opportunity has arisen within a start up based in who have developed an app relating to the food and hospitality industry for an experienced Commercial Legal Counsel or Commercial lawyer.
The business which is headquartered in London is gaining an ever growing global presence and has the backing of some of the world’s most prestigious venture capital investors.
The Legal Counsel will be based in the business’ fantastic modern offices and report directly into the Chief Operating Officer.
Although the COO is a lawyer by background, this position will be the first dedicated legal hire and the business is looking for an ambitions individual who will be responsible for all legal, regulatory and associated issues that arise within the business.
The ideal candidate will be around 5+ years’ PQE with a solid training from a leading law firm and ideally with subsequent in-
house experience. You will have provided advice and support on a range of legal matters including commercial contracts, employment law, data protection and IP portfolio management.
Experience of working within the food and drinks sector or an interest in this space would also be advantageous.
You must thrive in a varied, dynamic, close knit start up environment. The business is growing quickly and no two days will be the same.
It will suit someone who has a keen interest in business and developing their commercial acumen. You will work directly with the founders and decision makers and will enjoy to roll your sleeves up and get involved in a vast variety of matters.
You must enjoy learning and turning your hand to new situations and broadening your current skill set. The team are really down to earth, passionate about what they do and care deeply about the success of the business.
We are looking for someone who will believe in and share their values and vision for the company.