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Senior Legal Counsel

Senior Legal Counsel

About the role
A UK cancer charity is hiring for a Senior Legal Counsel to provide user-friendly commercial legal advice to staff across all divisions at the charity, including the Board of Trustees where required. This is a permanent full-time role offering flexible hybrid working options.

As the Senior Legal Counsel, you will work collaboratively with the Director of Legal and Governance and colleagues in Procurement, Data Privacy and Governance to deliver a high standard of support to operating functions across the organisation. Your role will include but is not limited to producing, reviewing, drafting, and negotiating commercial agreements, advising stakeholders in identifying and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, managing and overseeing the work of external legal advisers, maintaining knowledge of the charity's current activities as well as statutory laws, regulations and judicial developments that may affect activities, and assisting in the development of policies and procedures where required.

You will have the following skills and experience

* Qualification as a solicitor in England and Wales
* Minimum of 5 years post qualification experience
* Broad commercial experience gained in-house or in private practice
* Strong background in commercial contract drafting and negotiating
* Excellent communication skills, including the ability to present complex issues clearly at all levels

If this sounds like the role for you, then we would love to hear from you. We are reviewing CVs as and when we are receiving them so if you are keen to apply, then please do so today.

TPP are always keen to speak with candidates looking to work in the sector so if this role isn't quite right for you, please do check out our website www.tpp.co.uk and pop your CV over to us!

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.