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Legal Counsel

Location: Luton, South East England GB


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Job Number: 479

Position Title: Legal Counsel

External Description:

3 days Luton and 2 days London 

Salary @£50,000 pa 

We are looking for an in house counsel to undertake full range of legal work for the UK division of Randstad Sourceright, which is an outsourcing business that performs recruitment activities for clients, and is part of the Randstad international group of companies.

The successful candidate will be part of the UK legal team of twelve legal advisors, with account management for the UK Sourceright business and responsibility for supporting the group IT function. The role reports to the UK Legal Director but involves close liaison with the EMEA Senior International Counsel. The role is based 3 days in the UK shared service centre in Luton and 2 days a week in the London base of the operations, and will involve occasional visits to the sourcing centre in Birmingham.  The role has responsibility for a paralegal. 

We are looking for a commercially orientated lawyer able to deal with the complexity of outsourcing agreements and the regulatory aspects of recruitment law. Would suit someone 5-6 years PQE with experience of outsourcing contracts either in recruitment, IT or other industries, and ideally with in-house experience. 

The work involves: 

Negotiating outsourcing agreements with clients, (which may involve their recruitment requirements in other countries) and handling associated second tier supplier agreements.  This will involve drafting 50+ page agreements to reflect the client's requirements and round table negotiations of the issues 

Advising on variations to client agreements and termination responsibilities at the expiry of an agreement  

Advice on temp worker matters including compliance matters such as AWR, data protection, timesheet fraud, worker status 

Assisting in the roll out of regulatory change and company policies and relevant training 

Ad hoc enquiries.

If you want to join one of the world's largest recruitment organisations, in a position that will see you engaging with key stakeholders and taking responsibility for delivering a first class service to a key client then please do get in touch today!

Randstad values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application





State: South East England

Community / Marketing Title: Legal Counsel

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