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Head of Legal - Regulatory Birmingham (Hybrid) I am currently working with a independent national regulator who is looking for an experienced Regulatory Lawyer as a Head of Legal to join their highly specialist legal function, in their Birmingham office. On offer is a highly competitive salary and hybrid working, with great exposure to high quality, meaningful work.

About the role

This role will give the successful Head of Legal will have the opportunity to:

  • Lead and manage a team of 6;
  • Deliver high quality legal advice to internal clients;
  • Support the delivery of the General Counsel's strategic and policy objectives;
  • Effectively managing internal and external stakeholder relationships whilst managing and mitigating against legal risk.

About you

The ideal Regulatory Lawyer will be a U.K qualified lawyer with a minimum of 6 years' post qualification experience, either in private practice or in-house.

You will also ideally have:

  • Demonstrable experience in regulatory, information/privacy and/or public law;
  • Experience communicating with internal and external stakeholders in an accessible manner;
  • Experience of working on projects and legislative change programmes ideally;
  • Experience of managing a team.
  • You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to manage and prioritise your matters autonomously. You must be able to commute to their Birmingham office on a hybrid basis.

About the organisation

This organisation is responsible for the regulation of accountants, auditors and actuaries. They lead the way in controlling and managing the UK's corporate governance policies and procedures. They prioritise workplace well being initiatives, providing opportunities to not only give back to the community, but also support personal development and health.

For further information on this or other similar roles please contact Nisha Jassi on 0121 260 2562 or nisha.jassi@robertwalters.com.

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: £90,000 - £111,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Language: English - Professional Working

Location: Birmingham

Job Reference: 3IX1J3-FE91CFCB

Date posted: 31 May 2024

Consultant: Nisha Jassi

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