Jet2 Leeds, United Kingdom
Nov 27, 2017Full time
Reporting to the General Manager - Commercial , the Commercial Solicitor will be responsible for supporting the General Manager - Commercial and the rest of the in-house Legal Team with commercial contracts and providing a broad range of general legal advice for our Leisure Travel Business (being Jet2.com and Jet2holidays ). One of your key responsibilities will be to draft and negotiate a wide range of commercial agreements and provide general contractual advice and interpretation. Experience of technology related contracts is particularly desirable. You will also be responsible for dealing with a variety of legal issues across the Leisure Travel business. This will cover a wide range of general in-house legal advice including, but not limited to; regulatory and compliance matters, marketing, data protection, employment law and intellectual property. The successful candidate will be a qualified Solicitor with between 2-4 years PQE (The PQE specified is intended as a guide only) , with a proven track record of contract drafting and negotiation skills . Whilst previous in-house experience, and exposure to the travel and aviation sectors is not essential, this would be a distinct advantage. The ability and desire to work in a fast paced and challenging environment along with exceptional verbal and written communication skills are a must. You will also be rigorous but commercial and have excellent attention to detail. In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package with fantastic opportunities for progression in a growing business. This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business and join a growing, well-respected Legal team fulfilling an important and high profile role with plenty of responsibility and high quality work. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases. Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays !!