In-House Senior Legal Advisor

Full Time, Permanent Milton Keynes £42500 to £47,375 per annum Ref No: IPRS5114

Our client has a vacancy for an In-house Senior Legal Advisor. You will be providing legal support and advice across the business and its parallel subsidiary companies drawing on own knowledge of the law to construct legally sound contracts with clear and enforceable legal rights, protecting business interests while minimising legal and commercial risks. The contracts team provides a vital specialist service reviewing, drafting and negotiating a wide range of contracts and agreements, ensuring that they do not expose the business or its subsidiaries to unreasonable risk and that they comply with current legislation and internal policies and procedures.
We are seeking an individual with experience of drafting terms and conditions to deliver on a diverse portfolio of agreements often with challenging deadlines. This includes negotiating with national and international commercial sponsors, collaborating institutions and charitable organisations. The role holder will require excellent drafting, negotiation, project management and communication skills.
The organisation delivers a diverse range of services. Agreements can often be multi-institutional, cross-disciplinary and complex in nature. The work will include working in collaboration with colleagues across the business community and professional service units and with a variety of external stakeholders including external professional advisors.
Candidates must have extensive relevant experience of working in a commercial contracts environment and have a proven track record of managing a case load and working in a deadline driven environment. A detailed knowledge of commercial law is essential; knowledge of property law would also be advantageous.
Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.

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