Head of Legal (Full time or Part time)

Location
England, Shropshire, Telford
Salary
£75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted
06 Mar 2019
Closes
03 Apr 2019
Ref
13987308/001
Contact
Kate James
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial
PQE
7+ Years
Experience Level
Partner

For full details about this client please contact Kate James at Michael Page on 0121 6348800.

Description

In this role you will:

  • You will report directly to the CEO
  • Because this is a standalone legal role you are the first point of contact for all legal matters
  • Draft and negotiate Commercial Contracts
  • In particular these contracts will include SAS and software contracts
  • Advise on litigation or manage outsourcing of litigation
  • Advise the business on overseas expansion

Profile

You will be:

  • It is essential that you are a qualified solcitor with experince of working as a Head of Legal or a Senior Legal Counsel ready to take the step up
  • It is essential that you have broad commercial contracts experience
  • You will need to have experince of dealing with a busy in house workload
  • The ability to work with individuals at every level of the organisation
  • the confidence and experince to work as a sole legal counsel
  • Ideally you will have experince of IT and Software / SAS contracts however this is not essential
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast paced and changing work environment

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary and benefits package. Ability to work from home. Varied and interesting work in a growing business.

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