Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full/Part Time
Salary: £33,199 - £39,610 per annum
Closing Date: 09/07/2019
The University is seeking to recruit a Commercial Solicitor who will work within a team of Solicitors, managed by the Director of Legal and Governance Services to provide a comprehensive in-house legal service in all aspects of work relating to commercial contracts, intellectual property and information technology.
You will be a qualified solicitor with experience recently gained in-house or in private practice. You will manage your own caseload with appropriate supervision and provide high-level legal advice and assistance regarding the drafting, review, evaluation and negotiation of a variety of agreements relating to commercial research, the provision of goods and services and academic engagement with external bodies. You will also consider and advise on all forms of intellectual property and information technology, including protection and licensing issues.
You will be an excellent team player and will have professional and commercial awareness with excellent communication and administrative skills.
Informal enquiries may be made to Alicia Brooks, email: A.J.Brooks@ljmu.ac.uk
We offer flexible working and are open to the option of the role being on a full time or part time basis.
LJMU is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all background and communities irrespective of age, transgender status, disability, gender, ethnicity and religion or belief. All our appointments are made on merit.
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Closing date: 9th July 2019
Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.