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Sabio Group

Legal Counsel

Through a unique combination of expertise, technology, and insight, we will guide your business in the creation of exceptional end-to-end digital customer experiences. Putting your customer at the heart of your organisation.

We work across industry verticals, with some of the world’s largest organisations, to transform their customer experience, reduce operational costs and improve customer and employee engagement.

Combining our own unique products and deep sector knowledge with award-winning technologies, we are one of Europe’s fastest growing providers of digital CX transformation solutions, supporting clients in over 50 countries.

We are also plotting a path to net zero with a commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and we are committed to diversity and inclusion within our workplace. Our workforce reflects the whole of society enabling us to deliver experiences for the whole of society.

We are looking for a talented and motivated Legal Counsel to join us here at Sabio.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft, review and negotiate a range of commercial contracts (including framework agreements, SaaS agreements, confidentiality agreements, purchasing agreements and consultancy agreements) with customers, suppliers, contractors and partners;
  • Work with other team members to implement and manage legal and compliance processes and practices within the business;
  • Undertake contract management duties, as and when required, to ensure that the business has a clear understanding of the contracts it has in force, and the obligations contained within them; and
  • Be able to recognise and advise on the salient points of intellectual property, data protection and employment law insofar as they relate to the provision and procurement of IT services.

Competencies & Behaviours

  • You will be a qualified solicitor of England and Wales (or comparable jurisdiction, with experience of practicing under English law);
  • have experience of providing advice in commercial law;
  • have experience of working in a fast-paced, in-house environment;
  • be able to identify legal risks and to propose commercial, pragmatic solutions to mitigate those risks;
  • be able to communicate well with people at all levels of seniority, both verbally and in writing;
  • be organised and self-motivated;
  • be able to remain calm and focused when faced with conflicting priorities; and
  • have good IT skills and be proficient in using Microsoft packages.
We envisage this role being suitable for solicitors with post-qualification experience, but applications from solicitors who have an excellent commercial approach, but may have a lesser or greater level of post-qualification experience, will also be considered.

Desirable skills, experience & knowledge
  • Experience of working within the IT and/or telecommunications sectors; 
  • Experience of instructing and managing external legal advisers;
  • Experience of advising on contract law in European civil law jurisdictions.

Benefits

This is your chance to join and friendly and passionate team that will motivate you to learn and develop your career in the company.

Benefits may include
  • Pension Scheme
  • Remote/Flexible work
  • Life insurance
  • Private health and dental care
  • Cycle to work 
  • 28 days paid holiday a year- (this includes three Sabio days)
  • LinkedIn Learning 
Plus many more! (Benefits are dependent on your base location.)

The Small Print

Strictly No Agencies; any submission of resumes without prior request from Sabio Group will not be deemed as an introduction and therefore will not warrant an introduction fee. All applicants must have the right to work in the territory to which the role relates (UK & EU). Sabio Group are unable to offer sponsorship on any roles advertised. 
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Department
Legal
Employment Type
Full Time
Location
London
Reporting to
Adam Grainger

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Sabio is Spanish for 'wise', and is associated with King Alfonso X 'El Sabio' (1221-1284).
The name Sabio reflects the importance we place on the quest for knowledge, achievement and embracing the benefits of the diversity.
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