Senior Legal Manager (Commercial)

Recruiter
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted
04 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
AHS-GC/SML
Contact
Alex Howard-Smith
Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Contract Type
Permanent
A well-established institution in the heart of Birmingham is currently seeking a Senior Legal Manager to join their Head Office legal team. The role sits within a direct team of 8, in addition to colleagues in the wider function and covers 5 direct reports.

The position is ideal for a candidate who is looking to accelerate their current career path by joining a high performance but collaborative team. The successful candidate will have hold a legal qualification and will taking up a role with a view to manage the main function of the legal team.

The role offers a variable day-to-day with key responsibilities covering the full spectrum of the businesses legal exposure.

*Proven team leadership skills and the personal qualities to support, motivate and develop staff.
*A creative, pragmatic and 'can do' approach in order to analyse and identify more appropriate options available.
*The ability to retain the appropriate professional detachment whilst working closely with the Leadership Team
*Sound judgement and the authority to command the confidence of Board members and internal senior officials
*Excellent communication skills
*Ability to influence and negotiate at a senior level.

If this position is of interest and you wish to hear more, then contact Alex Howard-Smith via the Portal or alexh@dmjlegal.com