Head of Legal

Central London
Excellent remuneration package
04 Oct 2018
03 Nov 2018

Do you want to work for a growing international name in the leisure and transport industry?

UK Head of Legal


You will be joining a leading international conglomerate and will be heading up their in-house legal function for their leisure and transportation sector activities in the UK region.

You will be working in the organisation's fantastic central London offices.

You will be the the sole UK based lawyer and report into the Global GC based in France.

You will work with all internal stakeholders and will be immediately fully immersed across the organisation.


You will undertake an extremely varied in-house role, get involved in a broad range of commercial and legal issues, provide commercial advice to senior management, advise on various commercial contracts and handle any disputes including insurance claims.

You will be fully involved with the continuing growth of the business.

You will report directly into the CFO.

You will be responsible for the entirety of the UK's legal function and manage external spend/lawyers.


You will be able to demonstrate prior experience and understanding of a broad range of commercial  contracts and issues.  You will have significant prior experience of working autonomosly.

You will enjoy working within a start-up type and nimble atmosphere and enjoy cultivating internal working relationships.

You will be a qualified lawyer and have approximately 4-9 years’ PQE.  This will be particularly suitable if you're looking to take the next career step into your first regional Head of Legal/local General Counsel role, you are currently in a Senior Legal Counsel in-house position and you have significant prior experiences of working autonomously.

To find out further details about this role, please email a copy of your current CV to jonathan@jmatthewslegal.co.uk.

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