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Job ID Location Work Location
2200IR Reading Dual Location - Home & Reading Office
Job Type Contract Type Hours Per Week
Professional Full-time 37.5
Shift Pattern Closing Date
Standard working week N/A

Our people make us who we are. We’re a diverse and inclusive bunch, and it’s important you can feel you belong here. We value everybody for who they are and what they bring to the table, supporting one another as we continue to deliver for our customers.

Where possible we’re committed to flexible working and supporting our employees to have the right work life balance. Do however note, if you choose to apply for a different work location you will not have any eligibility for relocation support or travel allowances.

We are looking for a bright and outgoing lawyer to join our supportive and collaborative team on a Fixed Term Contract.

This is an opportunity to work for a leader in the world of mobile technology in an ambitious culture and a busy environment. Lawyers at Three are regarded as trusted advisors and business partners to the teams they support, working in an open, engaged and customer focused culture.

You'll be part of our Legal Affairs function within the Legal, Government and Regulatory Affairs Team (LGRA). LGRA provides the legal and operational backbone of our business. We help manage our brand, protect our reputation, advocate Three’s interests in the marketplace and deliver our message to customers, regulators, government and the media.

At a high level the role involves taking end-to-end responsibility for legal and regulatory matters affecting the mobile and broadband industry and advising on the application of legislation and regulation to Three’s business. As Senior Counsel in the role you would have responsibility for the following areas:

  • Advising on compliance with legal and regulatory obligations and legal aspects of policy development and strategy for consumer legal and regulatory matters;
  • Managing disputes/litigation relating to customer claims including managing a paralegal;
  • Managing external advisors to help analyse legal and regulatory issues;
  • Providing Risk and Incident management legal support including advising on appropriate business responses;
  • Analysing new product and service proposals and advising on the legal and regulatory implications including project and major programme support;
  • Advising on the impact of changes to legislation and regulation;
  • Maintaining key customer contractual documentation;
  • Providing legal input to responses to regulatory consultations from Government, Ofcom and other regulators;
  • Working with many parts of the business including Commercial, Consumer, Service, Sales, Enterprise, Risk & Compliance and New Product Development. You may also work with the wider Hutchison group on consumer legal matters.

  • Minimum of 4 to 5 years’ PQE and qualification at well-respected law firm in the UK or another Commonwealth jurisdiction
  • Strong knowledge of Ofcom General Conditions, EECC and legislation as it applies to Enterprise telco customers.
  • Strong advisory, drafting and negotiation skills with a commercial mindset
  • Proactive, practical and commercial – actively takes initiative and focuses on solutions/business outcomes and with a “can do” problem-solving attitude
  • Constructive and consultative team player with good communication skills with an ability to communicate with, and influence people at all levels (internally and externally) in a clear, succinct and persuasive way
  • Flexibility and ability to handle change and a busy environment

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