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Interim Legal Counsel

Contact Jonathan Barber
Reference C-JB04801201
Salary Range £40 - £45 per hour
Job Type Contract
Location Chelmsford Essex England East Anglia
Job Duration 3 months
Date Posted 15 May 2019
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Talented Legal Counsel sought on an interim basis for a leading educational establishment in Essex.

This is a rare opportunity for a self-driven Legal Counsel to join the legal team of one of the most outstanding educational institutions in Chelmsford for a three-month period starting at the beginning of June. The successful candidate will utilise their skills and expertise to manage a caseload consisting of corporate and company commercial matters.

Responsibilities
• Drafting, reviewing and negotiating all legal agreements, letters and other documentation
• Full range of commercial and other contracts
• Undertaking research into a variety of legal and compliance issues
• Advising on legally contentious matters and disputes
• Legal issues relating to tenders and invitation to tenders
• Advising on student accommodation issues
• Deputising for the secretary and clerk and in-house solicitor in their absence
• Reviewing and overseeing the institution’s regulations and procedural framework

The Candidate
• Solicitors and legal executives at all levels of experience
• Experience in company commercial or corporate matters
• Technically proficient and commercially aware
• Excellent IT skills are required
• Taking a proactive approach, you will have the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines

The Firm
Our client is a prominent educational establishment in East Anglia with a well-earned reputation nationally and internationally for excellence in academics and research. With over 2,000 staff, they are well placed for further growth in size and reputation in the medium to long term.

Interim Legal Counsel

For further details of this Interim Legal Counsel vacancy, please contact Jonathan on 01954 201204 quoting reference JB04801201.
JB04801201

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