Legal/Contracts Manager

England, Merseyside
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Tom Bagley
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type

Job Title: Legal/Contracts Manager

Day Rate: Negotiable DOE

Location: Merseyside

My client who are a leading name in the pharmaceutical/clinical research sector are looking to recruit an experienced legal/contracts manager on an interim basis to support the team during the transition of a senior legal professional within the business.

The successful candidate will be reporting into the Contracts Director and will be responsible for the day to day legal/contracts management work including:

  • The drafting, reviewing, amending, executing and upkeep of various commercial agreements within specific timelines.
  • Conducting effective legal negotiations on behalf of the business.
  • Adapting contracts and templates to specific laws and regulations
  • Providing legal assistance, support, training and coaching to the multiple business units as and when required.
  • Providing internal review and advice on legal matters, risks and intellectual property assets.
  • Communicating compliance requirements with various country operations, investigators and vendors.
  • Ensuring relevant industry and operational knowledge is kept current.

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Experience working in a legal/contracts capacity within the clinical research sector.
  • Ability to understand and discuss legal and financial issues for clinical research contracts.
  • Relevant contracts and legal experience (min 3 years) in drafting complex, high value contracts.

If you'd be interested in discussing this opportunity further, please send an updated CV to and I will be in touch to provide further detail.

Please contact Tom Bagley, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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