Senior Regulatory Lawyer and Deputy Clerk to the Board

England, South West England
market supplement and pension
12 Jan 2023
06 Feb 2023
Natalie Ferguson
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Regulatory Lawyer and Deputy Clerk to the Board

Location: South West

Salary: £53,353 - £65,578 per annum + market supplement

Sellick Partnership have partnered with a leading higher education establishment to recruit to the position of Senior Regulatory Lawyer and Deputy Clerk to the Board. This is a superb opportunity for an experienced legally qualified professional to step into a career enhancing role whilst helping to transform lives through higher education.

You will advise on wide range of legal matters with a focus on regulatory compliance.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • To lead on the provision of specialist legal advice to enable the University to operate compliantly within the Regulatory Framework and in accordance with all relevant guidance.
  • To lead on advice delivery and strengthening regulatory compliance in particular areas of direct relevance to the above, such as Consumer Protection law, Charity law and Data Protection law.
  • To draft and review specialist legal and governance documentation to meet all regulatory and publication requirements.
  • To supervise and line manage the Senior Governance Managers in the delivery of a high quality and fully compliant Corporate Governance function.
  • To provide full Deputy Clerk cover to the Board and all members and Committees
  • To lead on and co-ordinate delivery of particular areas of Corporate Governance activity and regulatory requirements.
  • To formally deputise for the Clerk to the Board in their absence by attending all Board and Committee meetings acting as Clerk.

In return you will receive a competitive salary with an additional market supplement, access to a defined pension scheme and generous annual leave entitlement.

The organisation is currently trialling hybrid working with the opportunity to work both from the office and remotely.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience for the position of Senior Regulatory Lawyer, please apply now or contact Natalie Ferguson in our Manchester Office for more information.

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