Commercial Lawyer, Procurement & Real Estate
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Senior Legal Counsel, Procurement & Real Estate
Expedia Group is seeking a dynamic and pragmatic lawyer with excellent general business transactional experience to join the Expedia Procurement and Real Estate legal team. In this role, you will be responsible for providing proactive and creative legal guidance on issues across multiple lines of procurement categories, including marketing, technology, professional services and real estate.
This is a collaborative, challenging and fun environment where you can do your best work as part of a highly respected legal team. The role will be based in London and will report to the London-based Senior Director Legal, Global Procurement and Real Estate.
What you’ll do:
Review, draft and negotiate a wide range of global commercial agreements, including marketing and PR agreements, software licenses and SaaS agreements, professional services agreements, technology agreements, SEM and SEO-related agreements
Manage real estate transactions (leases, serviced office agreements, construction and fit-out as well as other ancillary agreements)
Provide legal advice and training to the procurement, real estate teams and business leaders on a range of commercial and contract issues
Coordinate across internal legal teams on a variety of matters related to commercial transactions (e.g. privacy, IP and employment)
Interface with outside legal counsel on bespoke issues and manage a legal budget
Who you are:
6+ years of experience supporting commercial and procurement contracts
Self-starter who is keen to dive into a range of complex legal matters
Experience with commercial transactions, and you are comfortable balancing legal risk and commercial objectives
Strong time management and prioritization skills
Excellent work ethics. Collaborative and ready to partner with Expedia teams from all over the company
Qualified Solicitor in England and Wales (or hold an equivalent qualification) with at least five years’ post qualification experience or other relevant work experience in an in-house environment or in a law firm
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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