Legal & Compliance Support

West Midlands / East Midlands
Market Rate
06 Jan 2021
03 Feb 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

International manufacturing business and recognised brand seeks a Legal & Compliance Support Manager


Reporting to the Legal Director you will take responsibility for Compliance and sustainability reporting whilst assisting him with a broad mix of legal work supporting the UK business.

  • You will support the business when controlling budget, allocating resources, managing projects, and delivering the UK Sustainability plan. This will include the collation of information and reporting to Group HQ on a periodic basis.
  • Support the Legal Director on a broad range of commercial legal issues which may include commercial contracts, property, litigation, advertising, data protection, product liability, and intellectual property.

We are looking for:

  • You must be a qualified solicitor or barrister with some experience in legal compliance and sustainable reporting or a compliance professional.
  • You will also ideally possess experience in company commercial law and contracts.
  • In-house experience is a benefit, particularly in manufacturing.
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to build relationships is key.
  • Pragmatic approach with enthusiasm to manage a varied caseload.
  • Flexible approach to work and able to work within a pressurised environment.
  • Ability to organise workload and be self-motivated to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • Flexibility to travel as and when required (in future).
  • European language skills would be a benefit but not essential


If you are interested in this Legal & Compliance position, please apply now 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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