An exciting opportunity has arisen with one of the world's leading media organisations. With a global and progressive audience, it produces one of the largest English-speaking quality news websites in the world. Based on values of honesty, integrity, and fairness, it seeks to reflect upon and influence the world in which we live.
The organisation are now seeking a lawyer to join the existing legal team. Reporting into the General Counsel you will advise on a huge breadth of commercial matters. This will include commercial contracts, technology, advertising, digital media, intellectual property, and commercial disputes.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced commercial lawyer with an excellent grounding from a top tier law firm, with in-house experience, ideally in a publishing, news, technology or digital media context.
The legal team play a highly visible role with significant contact at senior stakeholder level. You must have excellent communication, negotiation, drafting, and project management skills. Strong organisational skills and the ability to get things done, whilst balancing legal and commercial risks appropriately, are key to this role.
Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.