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Legal Counsel – Commercial/Media

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RB is different: ‘good enough’ isn’t good enough here.

RB is the world's leading consumer health and hygiene company, We work with the best people to challenge conventional thinking and keep giving people innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, through our brands like Nurofen, Strepsils, Mucinex, Dettol, Lysol, Finish and Vanish.

We are currently recruiting for a Legal Counsel – Commercial/Media, based in Slough


Summary:

The purpose of this role is to provide legal advice and support to the RB business in relation to its global commercial contracting activities with a particular focus on strategic outsourcing arrangements, media buying, digital marketing and advertising arrangements. This role is global in its outlook and will require an ability to apply multi-jurisdictional laws to arrangements and business practices which span a number of territories.

As a Legal Counsel will join the Group legal team of a FTSE 15 company and report to the Legal Director.

You will impact business in leading and managing legal support to large scale outsourcing projects.


Main responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting and negotiating advertising, media, digital and other commercial agreements
  • Providing legal (including on contract law, commercial, media, IP and IT issues), strategic and structural advice on complex international commercial transactions and advising on GDPR related issues
  • Managing, and acting as the primary point of contact with, external counsel in respect of specialist issues and complex matters when they arise
  • Close collaboration with the Group Compliance Team on data protection, privacy and competition issues
  • Supporting the Group's compliance program


What are we looking for?
  • Qualified lawyer - English law (or similar jurisdiction) with experience of commercial, media, outsourcing and IT law gained in private practice at a prominent firm or in-house at a leading international business
  • 6+ years PQE
  • Experience of GDPR and broader data privacy laws
  • Experience of advising global procurement teams
  • Knowledge of the consumer goods sector
  • A self-starter with the ability to work autonomously who can prioritize and spot red flag issues
  • Ability to manage complex legal issues with a high degree of commerciality and pragmatism
  • Fluency in English is essential, any additional languages would be advantageous

Please note that the duties and responsibilities within this role may change over the course of employment, which will require flexibility.


 

In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truely Global organisation.

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