We have an opportunity for an experienced Legal Counsel to join the Applied Intelligence UK & EMEA legal team. This is an opportunity to join a highly collaborative group of three experienced lawyers providing business critical advice and support to the business winning activities of Applied Intelligence, as well as to contribute to broader group initiatives, guidance and training. The team is part of a larger Legal team within the Applied Intelligence business providing a full range of legal support. This role will also provide you with the opportunity to gain exposure to high level stakeholders across the business.
The role is offered on a permanent basis, and reports to the Head of Legal, UK & EMEA. The base location will be the Guildford Head Office however in line with our Hybrid Working approach this role will involve both home and office working, when it is safe to do so.
What you’ll be doing
Your main responsibilities as a Counsel, UK & EMEA will be:
What we’re looking for
This role is well suited to a proactive and “can do” individual, who has the ability and willingness to adapt easily to a wide range of internal clients and their various requirements and styles. You should be technically sound, commercially minded and risk-aware, and be able to provide appropriate full-range legal advice as required by your internal clients. You should have strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate easily and effectively with stakeholders at a range of levels within the organisation, both in the context of negotiation and advice but also in the provision of training and collaboration amongst your colleagues.
The essential skills and experience required for the role are:
Life at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
We are embracing Hybrid Working. This means you and your colleagues may be working in different locations, such as from home, another BAE Systems office or client site, some or all of the time, and work might be going on at different times of the day. By embracing technology, we can interact, collaborate and create together, even when we’re working remotely from one another. Hybrid Working allows for increased flexibility in when and where we work, helping us to balance our work and personal life more effectively, and enhance wellbeing.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds – the best and brightest minds – can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential.
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
We use our intelligence-led insights to help defend Governments, Nations and Societies from cyber-attacks and financial crime. Our customers depend on our evolving capabilities to help them safely grow their organisations. Our unprecedented access to threat intelligence, world-leading analysts and market-leading technology means we can help them to adapt, evolve and stay ahead of the criminals.
Division overview: Corporate Functions
At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and the business could not operate without all the dedicated work of our Corporate Functions teams. From Finance & Operations through Communications & Marketing, to HR and Site Operations and more, our Corporate Functions enable our divisions to implement ground-breaking digital transformations and crucial defence software.
As part of Corporate Functions, you will be supporting and partnering with our global business from the backline, being a strategic advisor within your specialist area, and ensuring the business runs smoothly and efficiently. We all have a role to play in defending our clients; and this is yours.
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