head of legal
Our client, a leading mid-tier audit, tax and advisory firm is seeking someone to head their legal department. The successful candidate will need to review contracts, business to business agreements and review laws and their impact on business.
You will be responsible for the legal budget management, cross-border business and advise internal departments on day-to-day issues, covering a number of factors, such as; employment law, data protection, regulatory matters etc. Litigation management, such as attending court sittings on behalf the company and appointing a judicial representative of the organisation, will also fall under your remit.
A law degree together with a minimum of 4 years’ experience as an in-house lawyer within a banking/financial services company and proficiency of Word and Excel are a must. Strong technical legal skills, including drafting and negotiating legal documentation to the highest standard, as well as strong commercial focus with high attention to detail are also required.
So if you possess the ability to manage, as well as work to tight deadlines and are searching for strong prospects for growth, we at ceek want to get to know you.