Legal Manager – Climate NGO | 12-month FTC

  • Location
    London
  • Contract Type
    Fixed term contract
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    2024-10-01
  • Industry
    Charity/non-profit/third sector
  • Expiry Date
    2024-08-15

Taylor Root is working with an international NGO who work with businesses and governments to accelerate global climate action. They’re looking to hire a Legal Manager on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract from October.

Reporting into the Head of Legal, this is a terrific role for someone who has strong commercial awareness and enjoys a broad remit of work. Sitting within a collaborative, personable, and committed team, you’ll have lots of exposure and be very front-facing.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts.
  • Supporting different teams across the business, incl. Events and Sponsorship.
  • Reviewing and updating legal templates.
  • Supporting colleagues overseas and external counsel with commercial contracts amendments and issues.
  • Supporting on data privacy work incl. data transfer agreements, data sharing agreements, and policies.
  • Assisting with training to the wider business.

Experience required:

  • English qualified solicitor, or solicitor qualified in a common-law jurisdiction.
  • Experience drafting and negotiating contracts.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Great commercial acumen.

This role can be considered on a full-time or part-time (4 days per week) basis.


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