GROUP LEGAL DIRECTOR - UK RETAIL COMPANY

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sarah Ingwersen

  • Contact email:

    SarahIngwersen@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1181222_1583338142

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-03

  • Consultant:

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Managing a team of 5, you will manage the provision of high quality legal support to the business including;

  • Proactively managing legal risk within the business's appetite and overseeing and seeking improvements to the legal framework to ensure that your clients operate within its governance and the business's agreed processes;
  • Identifying the most efficient and appropriate mix of internal and external legal spend to ensure that costs are sensibly controlled;
  • Overseeing legal budgets and matter management information of the legal department;
  • Appointing and managing external legal advisors subject to Group policies and controls;
  • Where relevant, coaching and supervision of direct reports;
  • Designing and implementing precedents, standardised contracts, and other tools and processes to ensure that legal resource is used efficiently and effectively;
  • To deliver specific agreed objectives for the year;
  • Design and implement legal strategy to support the commercial strategy.

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