Associate, Technology and Outsourcing

Recruiter
Norton Rose Fulbright
Location
South East England
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Expires
02 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
The Team

The sourcing and technology practice within Norton Rose Fulbright comprises of IT and outsourcing specialists in teams across US, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia. Our London team, which has grown as a result of recent internal partner promotions, advises on the full range of data protection compliance, breach and regulatory response together with IT and sourcing matters, including major multi-jurisdictional projects, for clients (as suppliers) ranging from start-ups to Tech giants and (as customers) major multinational corporations.

Most of our work has a cross-border dimension. As a result, we regularly work with colleagues from across our global network, including through international secondments from and to other offices.

We are currently looking for a mid-level associate to work within the sourcing practice (which sits alongside the transactional IP practice) in the London Corporate department.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for a mid-level associate with a focus on IT and outsourcing to join the global team in London.

Skills and Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have:

A strong background in IT/Outsourcing
Experience of drafting and negotiating agreements relating to a broad range of sourcing transactions
Experience of managing multi-jurisdictional projects
Experience of a similar role at a leading legal practice
An international outlook and entrepreneurial mindset
Business development skills and enthusiasm to help build our practice further
Excellent academic background

Candidates also are expected to:

Develop and apply technical knowledge and professional skills
Focus on efficiency
Develop our business/clients (maintain client relationships and deliver excellent service)
Work effectively with and through people
Promote and demonstrate 'good citizenship' (values and strategic priorities)

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