General Counsel – Leading Irish company

Ireland (excl. Dublin) ▪ Legal

Salary: Negotiable

2 hours ago

Hunter Savage is working exclusively with a leading Irish company seeking to appoint a General Counsel for the first time.

The company is an indigenous Irish company, and a market leader in their sector, trading across Ireland, the UK, and Internationally.

As this is the first appointment of a GC, the role will evolve over time. Initially, the focus of the role will be providing expert, strategic legal advice to management, setting internal governance policies, and advising on a wide range of legal matters such as:

  • legal issues around commercial decisions
  • Advising in relation to obligations arising from existing lending facilities, to loan and facility agreements, including credit support documentation
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts
  • Working across the business to provide legal expertise and manage risk
  • Ensuring compliance with GDPR and all data and privacy issues

We are seeking applicants with experience in corporate, finance, and commercial law. Candidates will have approx a min of 5yrs PQE and come from either a Practice or In-House role in the Republic of Ireland, N.Ireland or Eng & Wales.

Specific experience in loan documentation and credit support is very desirable.

The company is offering a competitive salary and remuneration package. Interviewing and onboarding are being undertaken remotely.

For a confidential overview and further discussion please contact Ronan Savage 0852155537 or 07756805605.

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