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Legal Manager

Sacco Mann
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£90000 - £100000 per annum
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial, Construction, Real Estate, Commercial property
4-6 Years

Job Details

Sacco Mann is delighted to be once again partnering with a Sheffield-based plc with whom we've worked many times, helping them build their enviable and highly regarded In-house legal team. The are now looking to recruit a UK qualified solicitor into a Legal Manager position, who will report into the GC and be responsible for proactively managing the strategy and function of the in-house legal team, along with the relationships with key internal stakeholders and external legal firms - assuming day to day responsibility for the running of the department.

This is a critical position and requires a lawyer with substantive PQE, who has significant experience of working with and balancing the demands of an array of subsidiary businesses. Communication skills, pragmatism, diplomacy, vision and acute commerciality are absolutely essential pre-requisites, along with leadership and the ability to forge long lasting relationships.

The Legal team forms a part of a wider function which incorporates governance and insurance and you'll work in a highly strategic position, alongside the GC on various reviews, JVs and regulatory horizon-scanning, identifying potential changes and plc commitments along with day to day management of the legal team.

Sector specific experience is secondary, although those lawyers who have had a background in construction, development or property are especially welcome to apply. This is a position which is offered on a hybrid basis with x3 days a week required in their prestigious offices in Sheffield.

Competitive six-figure salary + Car and Bonus - For a confidential conversation, please contact who is exclusively retained or call his DL 0113 246 9789 for a confidential conversation.


Sacco Mann is a well established Legal and IP recruitment consultancy handling qualified and non-qualified assignments into both Private Practice and Industry. With almost 20 years experience of recruiting for some of the biggest names in the sector, we’ll be able to advise you on either your next crucial career move or your own recruitment needs for your team/business.
We’re different in that we know recruitment is about you. We can offer advice, choice and educated market intelligence/opinion on account of our presence and reputation, however in the end it’s about what works best for you.
We’ve a high number of expert consultants who are experienced of recruiting at every level. For more information or to arrange a confidential discussion, please contact us on:0113 245 3338 for Leeds, Yorkshire & the North East,  0161 831 6890 for Manchester and the North West and 0845 241 5644. Birmingham, West and East Midlands or visit our website;

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