About this role
The role holder is responsible for advising on specialist legal matters that affect the organisation, with particular emphasis on contentious law and / or commercial issues arising in complex and multi-jurisdiction transactions, for a defined area of the business.
In certain LoBs, subject to the approval of the General Counsel, the role holder may act as a single point of contact, by providing advice, or where appropriate making executive decisions, on the legal impact of commercial matters, or the commercial implications of legal advice.
You'll have the following responsibilities
Key Responsibilities :
managing and resolving disputes arising out of commercial and contractual issues in a multitude of jurisdictions; advising on and managing the conduct of disputes in the areas of employment law, public liability and personal injury, road traffic accidents and debt collection, employer's liability and criminal matters in the UK.
Business Impact :
Authority / Decision Making :
You'll have the following skills & experience
BT has had a presence in the Americas for more than 30 years and we have 1500 professionals, with offices in the US, Canada and Latin America.
We tailor our global portfolio to meet the needs of our customers, combining BT’s global reach with our local experience and knowledge, global account management, and excellent customer service.
BT announced a reseller agreement recently in Latin America with CIH International LLC. CIH will assume the purely local part of the business and sell BT’s products in the region to our customers.
The two companies are currently in a transition phase, but this role will sit with BT until Quarter 3 2020. At that time, the transition is scheduled to be completed and this role will move over to CIH.
BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission.
Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT