Who are we looking for?We are actively seeking an in-house Legal Counsel EMEA who will report to Vista Group’s General Counsel and will be based in Vista EMEA’s office at The Aircraft Factory, Hammersmith, London.
This role is responsible for providing sound and timely commercial legal advice and services to all of Vista Group’s businesses globally.
This role will have a particular focus on delivering advice relevant to Vista Group’s European, Middle Eastern and African (EMEA) businesses and offices.
Responsible for : Contract drafting / managementAdvising and representing managementData protection advice and management (GDPR)Commercial negotiationCorporate governance and intellectual property managementInstructing and liaising with external professional advisers to the Vista Group companiesGeneral compliance, etc.
The Legal Counsel EMEA (Vista Group) RoleYou will need to be a qualified solicitor with at least five years' experience, ideally in the IT / software / technology space and / or with top tier private practice experience.
Your superior drafting, negotiation, analytical and interpersonal skills will be second to none.A desire to form a vital part of a busy legal team and a passion for quality service, as well as an outgoing personality and ability to build relationships, are prerequisites.
Qualified to practice law in the United Kingdom5+ years legal experienceExcellent technical legal drafting skills, particularly in the area of commercial contractsExperience with data protection laws, including the GDPRExperience with software, IT and intellectual propertyUS law and / or listed company experienceIf you want to be part of a busy legal team assisting global tech businesses operating in the exciting film industry, then join us today!Who is Vista Group?
We’re a world-leading company that makes software for the cinema industry. Started in Auckland, New Zealand over 20 years ago, we now serve cinemas, film distributors, and moviegoers all over the world.
Using the latest technologies, and offering a fun, collaborative environment, we continue to innovate and build our reputation as one of the best tech companies to work for.
Vista Group is listed on the NZX and ASX exchanges and consists of eight operating companies operating in multiple countries.
Our HQ is in Auckland, New Zealand and we have subsidiary companies with offices in London, Los Angeles, Sydney, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Shanghai, Mexico City and Kuala Lumpur.