Legal Counsel (part-time)

Location:

London, London, United Kingdom
Requisition Number:
R0055763

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

This exciting legal role with one of the world’s leading digital players calls for a smart, dynamic individual who is collaborative, creative and functions well in a fast-moving, ever-changing environment. It is a part-time role for 3 days a week, with flexibility as to which days across any given week.

As part of a large and highly successful in-house legal function at eBay, you will be providing a broad spectrum of practical advice to the UK and EU business teams. Your role will include:

  • Drafting and negotiating agreements with a range of external partners.
  • Delivering both domestic and cross-border projects, helping the business implement new products and services, with a focus on cross border trade.
  • Assessing risks and opportunities arising from our expanding business and providing clear and concise recommendations to our business.
  • Supporting the regulatory team and coordinating with colleagues around the world in dealings with national and EU regulators and implementing changes arising from new legislation.

Mandatory Experience:

  • Qualified lawyer with at least 4 years post-qualification experience gained in private practice or in-house
  • Substantial experience of negotiating commercial contracts and leading on projects
  • You will be experienced in directly providing legal advice to commercial clients

Our Ideal candidate also would have some or all of the following specific experience/skills:

  • Project management skills
  • Knowledge of e-commerce law
  • In-house experience with a leading technology, payments, logistics or retail company
  • Consumer law experience
  • Solid grounding in soft IP and data protection law
  • Ability to issue spot
  • Ability to prioritise and to act quickly and decisively.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • European language skills

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

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eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Legal Counsel (part-time)

London, London, United Kingdom Requisition Number R0055763 Subsidiary eBay

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

This exciting legal role with one of the world’s leading digital players calls for a smart, dynamic individual who is collaborative, creative and functions well in a fast-moving, ever-changing environment. It is a part-time role for 3 days a week, with flexibility as to which days across any given week.

As part of a large and highly successful in-house legal function at eBay, you will be providing a broad spectrum of practical advice to the UK and EU business teams. Your role will include:

  • Drafting and negotiating agreements with a range of external partners.
  • Delivering both domestic and cross-border projects, helping the business implement new products and services, with a focus on cross border trade.
  • Assessing risks and opportunities arising from our expanding business and providing clear and concise recommendations to our business.
  • Supporting the regulatory team and coordinating with colleagues around the world in dealings with national and EU regulators and implementing changes arising from new legislation.

Mandatory Experience:

  • Qualified lawyer with at least 4 years post-qualification experience gained in private practice or in-house
  • Substantial experience of negotiating commercial contracts and leading on projects
  • You will be experienced in directly providing legal advice to commercial clients

Our Ideal candidate also would have some or all of the following specific experience/skills:

  • Project management skills
  • Knowledge of e-commerce law
  • In-house experience with a leading technology, payments, logistics or retail company
  • Consumer law experience
  • Solid grounding in soft IP and data protection law
  • Ability to issue spot
  • Ability to prioritise and to act quickly and decisively.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • European language skills

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

#LI-Hybrid

#LI-SI1

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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