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Reporting to the Head of Legal the primary responsibility of the Legal Counsel will be to support the Business Development and Sales Teams, taking the lead on commercial contracts and general legal advice. The Legal Counsel role will include:
* the provision of legal advice on tenders, including submitting bids, responding to invitations to tender and requests for quotations;
* drafting, negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts including the provision/sale of goods, services and research;
* the provision of advice on a range of commercial legal issues such as data protection, freedom of information, intellectual property and procurement;
* liaising with key stakeholders within the organisation, including the Group Accountant or Finance Director and provide ad hoc legal advice in response to any queries as well as attending meetings with senior staff to offer a legal perspective.
The successful lawyer will have 1+ years' PQE reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. Experience of working within a large, complex organisation would be desirable, as would experience of working with government bodies.
This position is part-time, offering 18.5hrs per week.
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