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Senior Legal Counsel

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Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Legal Counsel to join their dynamic team in Manchester. This role offers the opportunity to provide expert legal advice across a range of disciplines, lead high-value projects, and ensure corporate compliance with relevant legal and governance requirements. The successful candidate will be an integral part of the organisation, providing leadership and guidance on complex legal matters. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned professional looking to make a significant impact within a leading organisation.

What you'll do:

As a Senior Legal Counsel, you will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality, specialist legal advice across various disciplines such as public law, commercial law, contract law, procurement law, competition law, transport law, construction law, litigation and dispute resolution. You will lead the delivery of legal work for high-value and complex multi-disciplinary projects with minimal supervision. Your role will also involve ensuring that the organisation complies with all relevant legal requirements. You will have the responsibility for decision-making in relation to key issues of both a legal and commercial nature.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Senior Legal Counsel position will bring a wealth of experience in various areas of law. You will have detailed knowledge of all relevant aspects of the law and its application. Your experience will include formulating comprehensive reports for formal boards or committees. You will have proven your ability to communicate effectively at all levels both internally and externally. Your experience will also include advising on complex and/or high-value matters in at least two areas of law. You will have demonstrated your ability to manage the delivery of work or projects efficiently to meet competing deadlines and supervise support staff effectively.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading organisation with a strong commitment to providing high-quality services. They value their employees and offer a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone is encouraged to grow and develop. They are committed to continuous professional development and provide opportunities for training and advancement. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team and make a significant impact.

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: In-house & Generalist

Industry: Legal

Salary: £58,000 - £63,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: YWTWCO-65E1BAD3

Date posted: 22 May 2024

Consultant: Ciaran O'Neill

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