Assistant Director Legal Contracts

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££45000 - £49000 per annum
Contact name: Robert Addy

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Job ref: BBBH14806_1668781726
Published: 10 days ago

A large nationwide further education course provider are looking to recruit a Assoicate Director into their legal and contracts team. The role will be offered on a hybrid basis with some presence required in the Newcastle office. Some of the key respobilities will include the following:

  • Provide legal and administrative support to the Chief Operations and Compliance Office and the Director of Legal and Contracts.
  • Review commercial contracts to protect the business by flagging concerns and risks, and mitigate said risks by negotiated improved terms.
  • Draft, as necessary, income and expenditure contracts to protect the charity's assets and to support the furtherance of its objectives.
  • Maintain precedent documentation to reflect changes in policies, funding guidance, legislation and prime contract changes.
  • Assist in the company's compliance of legal obligations (for example in relation to commercial and corporate law, but as necessary, employment, H&S, pensions, and property, etc).
  • Deliver education, training and awareness presentations on relevant aspects of legal and contracts activity.
  • Review, develop, implement and maintain relevant internal policies and procedures in accordance with their review cycle.
  • To lead on specific projects (supported by senior staff) in relation to service priorities.
  • Prepare, as requested, documentation to resolve any disputes arising.
  • Undertake any other tasks and responsibilities appropriate to the level of this post.
The ideal candidate will be from a legal contracts background and it would be advantageous to have studied law with an LLB, LPC or be a qualfied solicitor or legal exectutive. If you are keen to hear more please click apply today or call Robet Addy 0114 2418030 for more information.