Legal Contracts Manager

England, South Yorkshire
£40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Katie Haggerty
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time


Evolution are one of the fastest growing power tool brands in the world, with over 20 years in the industrial power tool market Evolution has established a well-earned reputation and are recognised worldwide as a market leader within the steel and fabrication industry.

The head office is based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire and has offices throughout Europe, USA and Asia. Evolution currently supply into a number of well-known retail brands across the world including the Kingfisher Group in the UK and Sears in the USA.

It's an exciting time to work with them. They are selling more power tools, in more places, to more people than ever before. It's a £27 million business operating in more than 27 countries. With a rich history and exciting future, Evolution aspires to be one of Britain's great iconic brands.

Evolution now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Contracts & Legal Risks Manager to join their business in Sheffield.

As the dedicated Contracts Manager you will enjoy operating for an international business where you will be responsible for undertaking an organisation-wide contract review and maintenance of manufacturing agreements, T&Cs of sales and other ad-hoc commercial agreements. You will also manage the IP portfolio and certification matters instructing and seeking guidance from external counsel when required.

Ideally you will have previously worked within a similar role, preferably for an international manufacturing or distribution business. A robust knowledge of contractual legal matters is essential. In return you will be working with one of the top 50 fastest growing organisations in Yorkshire. With the CEO, who is a Northern finalist for Entrepreneur of the year 2012, and the company, a regional finalist in the HSBC Global Connections competition, you will be joining Evolution at a pivotal stage of their organisational growth and you have the opportunity to be instrumental to their future success.

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