Inhouse

Legal Counsel – Complex Contracting

Legal Counsel – Complex Contracting

  • About the Firm: Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.
  • About the Role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house Complex Contracting Legal Counsel to work in our London office.
  • Looking for: Among your myriad attributes, we are looking to secure your strong transactional experience in consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing, such experience should be in a law firm or in a fast-paced corporate legal/transaction group; your proven ability to efficiently manage a large volume of transactions; and your understanding of Intellectual Property issues as they apply to consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing transactions.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, leading and supporting all legal aspects for negotiating and closing Accenture’s complex deals, including drafting, strategy, risk and mitigation analysis, internal reviews and liaison with all Accenture subject matter experts in their various disciplines. Being required to work as a leader and as part of legal and cross-Accenture opportunity pursuit teams.
  • And More: You will oversee, counsel, guide, train and support junior transactional lawyers; you will stay abreast of legal developments affecting the company, its clients, and industries and synthesise the information to incorporate it into company's transactional practices; and you will educate company executives in regard to legal and risk management issues.