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Legal Counsel- Cybersecurity - Edinburgh

Information Technology - In-House
Ref: 487 Date Posted: Thursday 23 Jun 2022
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Leading cybersecurity company is looking to hire a commercial lawyer with 2+ PQE to join their growing in-house legal team based in Edinburgh (hybrid-working also available).

Role Profile:

  • Reporting directly to the General Counsel, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating the delivery of legal advice and support across multiple business areas and you will lead legal negotiations.
  • You will have the opportunity to develop and expand your legal knowledge and how it applies to the cyber security industry. 
  • You will advise on a range of commercial contracts and technology agreements. 

Candidate Profile:

  • Qualified Solicitor with approximately 2- 5 years PQE and with experience of negotiating commercial contracts and technology agreements.
  • Experience and /or knowledge of data protection law, intellectual property law and corporate law would be desirable but not essential. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the credibility to communicate effectively across levels and functions of the business.

Salary & Benefits

  • Excellent compensation and benefits package, including Company Pension, Private Health Care and Cash-Back Plan, Car Leasing Scheme.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, resulting in industry recognised accreditations and qualifications.
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working.

To Apply:

To discuss this role in confidence, to request the full job description or to apply, please contact: 

David Thomson, Director

Tel: 0131 450 7164

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com