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Legal Operations Manager

Employer
Taylor Root
Location
England, London
Closing date
18 Jun 2024
Reference
PR/232533

Job Details


Taylor Root has been exclusively instructed to find an outstanding Legal Operations Manager for an incredible and leading not-for-profit organisation focusing on climate change and environmental issues worldwide.

As part of this truly global business, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating day to day operations, whilst improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the legal function's processes and workflows.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing all operational aspects of the commercial, legal team including legal technology, contract and knowledge management.
  • Assisting the legal team to understand, define and implement strategic objectives and key performance indicators related to efficient legal operations.
  • Developing and implementing processes and systems to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of legal operations, ensuring alignment with the organisation's strategic objectives.
  • Managing the optimisation of legal workflows to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Assessing and evaluating legal technology solutions. For example, contract management systems, document management systems, to streamline legal processes and improve efficiency and productivity.

The successful applicant could be unqualified or a qualified solicitor who has specialised in legal operations.

Strong experience of legal technology (including Juro or similar equivalent) is essential.

Strong experience of building close collaborative working relationships with international commercial teams is crucial. Strong legal operations expertise is also key. You will be approachable, a great communicator and demonstrate excellent judgement and pragmatism.

The role is permanent and full time, and the business offers great flexibility with good hybrid working in an adult, self-driven working environment which is judged on your output and delivery. You will be part of a commercial legal team and report to the Director, Legal (Commercial).

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Company

Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

For more information please contact your nearest office:

5 Fleet Place

London

EC4M 7RD
T: +44 (0)20 7415 2828

Suite 614, Liberty House
DIFC
P.O. Box 506739
Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 448 7770

1918 Hutchison House
10 Harcourt Road Central
Hong Kong
T: +852 2973 6333

Level 15, Prudential Tower
30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

Level 12, 25 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
T: +61 (0)2 9236 9000

Level 4
520 Collins Street
Melbourne
Victoria, 3000
T: +61 (0)3 8610 8400

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