• McKenzie Douglas

    Your global solution to in-house legal recruitment.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.

  • Relax, you're in safe hands

    In-house legal recruitment is all we do.


Interim Head of Legal, South West

Last updated on 13/02/2020

Sector: Technology & Engineering
Reference: 4730MD
Location: South West
Posted: 24/01/2020

Description


Award winning and globally recognised organisation based in the South West seek an Interim Head of Legal to cover up to a year’s maternity leave.

 

The Position

 

  • Pro-actively lead commercial, regulatory and contract law advice to the group globally on all operational issues
  • Manage a legal team of 8 lawyers
  • Build strong internal relationships and manage legal provision
  • Input in regard to processes and proceedures
  • Risk identification and mitigation
  • Support tenders,
  • Drafting and negotiation of contracts from time to time
  • Conduct legal training
  • Manage external counsel

 

Requirements

 

  • UK qualified Solicitor with at least 8 + PQE*
  • Team management experience
  • Sound commercial law experience
  • Ability to identify regulatory issues and manage advice
  • Prior cross border exposure
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills

Salary

  • Salary range £75,000 - £90,000 
  • Plus additional benefits

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this role, please send an up-to-date copy of your CV, to Jacqui Douglas at jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

By submitting a job application to us, you agree to the storage of your personal data by Mckenzie Douglas. This information may have been provided by you directly or collected from generally accessible sources (e.g. professional and social media sites) throughout the entire application process. To facilitate Mckenzie Douglas carrying out recruitment services on your behalf, you agree to your data being saved after the application process has ended. You may revoke your consent to this agreement at any time. The Data Protection Act 1998 and the GDPR give you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act and GDPR. Please contact us on mydata@mckenziedouglas.co.uk.

  

Testimonials