Head of Legal

England, Berkshire, Reading
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Pasquale Agatiello
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Business & Legal Affairs - In-house - Berkshire - Superb opening with remuneration package reflecting the importance placed on the successful Head of Legal's contribution.

JOB TITLE: Head of Business & Legal Affairs


LOCATION: Berkshire

SALARY: £-on application

THE ROLE: Our client builds, maintains and manages bespoke digital solutions for clients in Government, Health, Retail, and, Financial Services. Their area's of expertise include Agile Applications Development, Next Generation Service Management, Enterprise Testing, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Analytics, Enterprise Mobility, Digitalisation, Legacy Rejuvenation and Modernisation. The successful Head of Business and Legal Affairs will be responsible for the negotiation and management of customer contracts and for providing and/or managing the provision of general legal advice so as to minimize the company's exposure to risk and to maximize the company's exposure to opportunities.

Key Responsibilities will include;

  • Responding to RFPs and ITTs
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Contract Management
  • Supporting Procurement Activities
  • Providing and/or Managing the Provision of Legal Advice
  • Providing Commercial Input to non-transactional activities
  • Managing Compliance with Legislative Requirements

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate be a qualified solicitor, with at least 4 years' PQE with proven commercial contracts and business advisory experience. An in-house background would be advantageous, crucial to your success in this role will be your ability to build relationships within the business at all levels and to work effectively with colleagues. Superb opening with remuneration package reflecting the importance placed on the successful Head of Legal Affairs contribution.