In-House Counsel

Devenish Nutrition Ltd is a leading-edge innovative animal nutrition company that creates value by developing and supplying quality nutrition products and solutions, new technologies and distinctive customer support in agri-technology sector.

Headquartered in Belfast, Devenish have five manufacturing sites in the UK and four in the United States, from where they supply innovative nutritional solutions and technical expertise to producers through the farm, feed and food industry in UK, Ireland, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Mexico and the USA.

The Role

We currently have a requirement for an exceptional In-house Counsel to support the Group Corporate Counsel. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, results-focussed professional with a solid legal background, ideally with corporate, commercial and Intellectual Property experience.

The role encompasses the full range of legal work associated with a global, expanding business.

Key areas of focus are: Commercial Contracts, Intellectual Property and Corporate Compliance.

Flexible working arrangements are available, including working from home. Travel for meetings and flexibility will be required.

The Person

  • Qualified as a Solicitor or Barrister in Northern Ireland, England & Wales or Republic of Ireland
  • 2 years PQE required. Solicitors with more experience will also be considered
  • Corporate, Commercial and Intellectual Property experience
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment

Job Details

In return you can expect to receive a competitive salary benefits package which will include Pension scheme, Life Assurance and a Corporate Health Plan.

How to Apply

To apply, please forward your CV and cover letter to hr@devenish.com by 5:00pm on Friday 13th November 2020.

The Devenish Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.