Senior Health & Safety Counsel – Fortune 50 Tech Business – London

London, UK | Full Time

Reference: EL0028

PQE: 10yrs+.

Consultant: Liam Taaffe

A fortune 50 Tech business is keen to hire an experienced health & safety Lawyer to manage and develop a team in London with a focus on UK and EMEA-related matters. This dynamic and rapidly growing business offers its customers the forefront of cloud and IT infrastructure services including so much more.

You will work as part of a global Health & Safety team with a direct report to the US office where you will be solely responsible for health & safety legal matters including environmental, trade, and products. This position will expose you to an array of Health & Safety matters including ad-hoc advice on compliance issues, monitoring and advising the business of upcoming regulatory changes, developing and improving compliance policies and procedures, working cross-functionally with other teams to ensure all processes are compliant.  You will negotiate on commercial transactions with large vendors, resolve issues that may arise in the compliance areas including inspections, and handling pre-litigation legal disputes.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of legal experience gained in health & safety compliance, with at least two years of practice gained from a leading UK or International Law Firm. This opportunity is offering a huge platform to create a team and quickly develop as a professional where you’ll need to be pragmatic whilst enjoy working hard and being challenged.

There is an excellent salary package on offer which includes a signing-on bonus and RSU/stocks.

For a confidential conversation, please contact Liam Taaffe at EMEA Legal Recruitmentliam@emea.legal or 0207 183 9122.