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Job titleSenior Legal Counsel Manager
Job typeSmart Industry
Salary80,000 GBP
Bonus Package
Job description

Are you looking for a dynamic and challenging position within the legal and technical landscape? Our client is currently looking for a Senior Legal Counsel Manager to join their talented legal team and provide support across the Nordic region. 

The company 

Our client has almost two centuries of experience and continues to help their customers grow the most valuable relationships in business by uncovering truth and meaning in data. Their data insights can help to improve overall performance, accelerate revenue, lower costs, and manage risk. Global companies of all sizes rely on their data to transform their businesses and perform at an optimum level.

The role 

As a Senior Legal Counsel Manager, you’ll join a highly collaborative team of individuals to provide full-service legal support in a variety of legal disciplines. You will play a key role in devising and reviewing contracts as well as supporting contract negotiations, from small-scale engagements to complex, internationally managed contracts. Your expertise will help teams to close deals with customers and support our clients to achieve business objectives.  

Other responsibilities include: 

  • Identifying and resolving complex legal, regulatory and business issues 

  • Providing advice on both local and regional matters 

  • Promoting legal and compliance awareness with applicable laws and regulations 

  • Delivering guidance in product development 

  • Preparing and interpreting legal reports, statements, enquires and other documents 

  • Actively contributing to improving processes, updating templates and reviewing governance 

  • Building strong relationships with both internal and external partners 

  • Maintaining and developing both legal and technical expertise 


The requirements 

You’ll have 5+ years of solid commercial legal experience in a financial business, in-house legal counsel, or law firm, as well as: 

  • Master of Laws degree from a Nordic University 

  • Demonstrable experience independently managing complex contract negotiations, both public and private 

  • Expertise and experience in either credit, marketing, AML or privacy (GDPR) law is desirable 

  • High level of business intelligence and commercial acumen  

  • Detail orientated, analytical and able to take a solution-oriented view when problem-solving 

  • Customer-focused with strong interpersonal skills 

  • Able to effectively communicate at all levels (both verbal and written) 

  • Fluent in Swedish and English 

  • Finnish and/or Estonian and Latvian communication skills are desirable 

  • Able to work collaboratively as part of a team  

  • Positive and driven 


Important information 

Reference number: 11978

FMC contact for this role: Mo Chanduang ( 

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    Updated on 2017-08-07T17:04:38+00:00, by Matthew Graham.