In-house Legal Counsel
£50,000 - £60,000 + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday + free on-site gym
This is a great opportunity for a Commercial Contracts Lawyer to be part of an active and engaged team committed to enabling Dyson’s continued commercial success.
Providing support on commercial contract issues across the business, with a particular emphasis on procurement
Drafting and negotiating contracts with suppliers and customers
Supporting tender processes across the business, particularly in IT and on capital equipment projects
Providing input into contract control processes sand reviewing and maintaining precedent documents
Handling contract disputes with third parties.
- The successful candidate must have post qualification experience in a commercial role. In-house exposure during or post training is a definite advantage.
A solid background in commercial law and an ability to apply that knowledge in a practical and pragmatic way.
Strong drafting skills and extensive experience of contract negotiation.
Awareness of the role of the legal function in a large business and have the ability to contribute actively in the taking of key business decisions.
An appetite to learn new skills and the versatility and technical ability to deal with issues outside of their experience and learn quickly on the job.
Able to work with a minimum level of supervision in a fast paced, constantly changing but supportive environment.
Experience or interest in design and engineering and an aptitude to learn to understand technical discussions.
Confidence and gravitas to challenge decisions and actions when required.
A skilled communicator, capable of interacting with the business at all levels (including the Executive Team), to build effective relationships and earn credibility across the business.