Senior Legal Counsel

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The employer provides the broadest portfolio of financial services software in the world.

  • Drafting and negotiation of software agreements with customers and (technology) suppliers : proprietary software licences, SAAS agreements, PAAS agreements, OEM and other distribution agreements;
  • Trademark Portfolio Management: set and ensure compliance with Branding & Trademark Strategy, advise on new applications, oppositions, litigation and other matters;
  • Partner business: maintain and negotiate partner contracts, including Agents, OEM, Technology Partners, services subcontractors;
  • Open Source and Free Software strategy and day to day management;
  • Data protection/GDPR compliance;
  • Legal budget management;
  • Corporate compliance: sanctions, export control, anti-bribery, gifts and entertainment, whistleblowing, modern slavery.
  •  Excellent English and communication skills;
  • qualified solicitor, ideally (part) educated in an English-speaking jurisdiction;
  • At least 5 years of work experience post qualification in an international environment;
  • Prior work experience in the software industry;
  • Experienced and skilful in using online resources like PLC, legal databases and general search engines to familiarize with new legal matters;
  • Drafting of new contracts/template terms/policies.
  • We are looking at an individual who is:
  • Proactive in any respect;
  • Flexible in approach and able to deal with a range of different matters throughout the day;
  • Enjoys exploring new subjects without prior expertise;
  • Entrepreneurial. 

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency