Head of Legal 3 + PQE (Commercial/Property Law)



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2-4 years




CQS - 28735

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Job description

My client is a market leading TMT business is seeking a Head of Legal. It is an established and thriving organisation in significant growth phase, located in an idyllic location on the South Coast in Hampshire. It is easily commutable by car from Bournemouth, Southampton and surrounding areas.

It is seeking a qualified lawyer with solid academics and recognisable training and at least 3 years' PQE in commercial property law to undertake a breadth of legal work in close proximity to stakeholders. You will be tasked with advising on matters encompassing property law, general commercial contracts and be responsible for leading a small team of paralegals. You will enjoy day to day communication with key stakeholders and report to a high calibre and supportive General Counsel.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone seeking the responsibility to set their own agenda in a broad legal role with a dynamic team , within a rapidly growing company. Previous exposure to an in house environment and in dealing with commercial contracts matters, would be advantageous although not a pre-requisite. A commercial mind-set, willingness and ability to learn and work at pace are essential.

This is a flexible employer that will consider individuals seeking a flexible working arrangement or a part-time opportunity.

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Calum Smillie at SSQ:

calum.smillie@SSQ.com or on 02071877439*

*Our offices will be closed between 21stDecember to 2ndJanuary. Please be assured we will be in touch as soon as possible.