We are currently seeking a talented lawyer to join the Group Legal team as a Senior Legal Counsel. Reporting to the General Counsel, this is a key role where the successful candidate will be the primary point of contact for a wide range of issues relating to the Formula One business.
The role will be varied and will appeal to candidates who are pro-active, think commercially and can operate effectively across the business including advising members of senior management on important legal matters.
Key responsibilities will include: drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide variety of commercial agreements including sponsorship agreements, merchandise and licensing agreements and commission agreements; advising on Formula One sporting matters; general support to the marketing team; and providing advice to the Formula One support functions.
The successful candidate will be a commercial lawyer with a minimum of 4 years PQE (gained either in-house or in private practice). Experience of dealing with employment and data protection issues will be an advantage. A fluent communicator, with a highly analytical approach and strong attention to detail, the successful candidate will have the ability to build strong relationships with colleagues and work robustly under pressure.
This is an excellent opportunity to further your career in this high profile role within this ambitious team.