Rare senior in house role to join FTSE 100 company and local success story, which requires a Legal Director to take on a leadership role for the UK & Ireland business. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne with flexible working and an excellent benefits package.
Taking on a key role within the Commercial Legal team, you will need to be a strong leader with significant commercial legal experience. You will line manage a team of lawyers and will contribute to high level leadership decisions and execution of strategic projects. This role will lead on the delivery of excellent commercial, regulatory and compliance advice to the business and will work closely with the DPO in respect of of data privacy matters. A solid understanding of contract law in a technology context would be beneficial.
It is likely that you will be a Solicitor with upwards of around 8 years PQE and will already be working in a senior in house role, looking for your next step up. Highly competitive salary and benefits package available including private health care and a significant bonus based on company and personal performance. This is a fast paced business on an exciting journey, it's a great, inclusive place to work with a solid reputation.
If you are keen to join a dynamic and agile business as a Legal Director in Newcastle, please get in touch with Sophie Linley at Sacco Mann on 0113 236 6711. A full position description is available on request.