Legal Counsel EMEA - Retail - Lyon

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    Lyon, Rhône-Alpes

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    Corporate & Commercial

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    Nicoletta Ravida

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    about 1 year ago

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Legal Counsel EMEA - Retail - Lyon

Our client, a multinational company operating in the manufacturing industry, has instructed us to source an EMEA Legal Counsel to be based in their offices in Lyon. This is a newly created position and will report into the Regional Legal Director EMEA based in Brussels with a dotted line to the VP EMEA for Retail. In this role you will be responsible for the day to day activity of structuring and drafting commercial and franchise agreements for the Retail business and ensuring consistent application of compliance policies and procedures. You will advise the business on regulatory, privacy, antitrust and advertising/promotional matters. You will be the primary point of contact for retail operations across the EMEA region.

To qualify:

  • You will be a French qualified lawyer (our client will also consider European qualified lawyers - provided they are fluent in French) with around 7 to 10 years of post-qualified experience.
  • You will have experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts related to the retail business (franchise, real estate, IP)
  • Experience in the retail industry will be strongly preferred.
  • You will be fluent in English and French
  • The role is based in Lyon and our client will cover relocation costs if needed.

If you are keen to learn more about this opportunity feel free to contact Nicoletta Ravida quoting ref. 1176282.

Taylor Root is a specialist legal and compliance recruitment business which has been operating for more than 30 years. With offices in London, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Milan, Amsterdam, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne and New York, we are able to provide our clients with a truly international solution to their hiring needs.

Taylor Root is a trading brand of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l - authorised to operate in Italy and registered with the competent authorities

Taylor Root is a trading name of The SR Group (Italy) S.r.l.

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