Head of Legal/Contracts Manager 2 PQE. Easy access from Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Newmarket, Huntingdon & Peterborough. New opportunity within a successful business to make a progressive move to manage your own team, take the leap from practice or are simply ready for change.
In addition to a competitive salary, you will enjoy:
- Core hours 09.00 - 17.00
- 50/50 hybrid working
- 25 days holiday rising to 30 by 1 per year
- A portfolio of perks including buy/sell holiday
- Above market employer pension contribution
Having two reports the role will require you to manage and co-ordinate the business contractual/legal needs and requirements via both internal resources and outsourced legal teams. In addition, the role will be responsible for designing and delivering both regular and bespoke reports to be used by senior management. Key areas of responsibility include:
Enabling the incorporation proposals into contractual documentation after credit approval through to project management
Reviewing contracts from Third Parties to identify and assess contractual and commercial risks
Actively supporting contract drafting and negotiations with external legal teams and internal and external stakeholders
Control the engagement of all legal work, including cost management against agreed budgets
Advising colleagues on commercial and legal risk
If you have strong up to date understanding of contract law and commercial risk along with 2+ PQE please apply with a current CV for more information.