Legal Counsel Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Sector: Legal

Type: Full Time|Permanent

Legal Counsel

£60000 – £65000/annum

Full Time, Legal Vacancy In Buckinghamshire


Morgan Fraser Group are looking for a creative thinking and experienced person to join our client's established in-house financial team as a Legal Counsel.

As a Legal Counsel you will:

• Assist with and take the lead on customer contract formation working closely with sales and bid management teams across the different companies
• Advise the Business on contract management (i.e. performance against the contract from initial signature to expiry or early termination)
• Assist and lead on or support the negotiation and drafting of contract amendments (CCNs)
• Support others in the commercial, sales and bid management teams as appropriate for example on contract issues, renewals (term extensions) and contract administration (archiving and database)
Business partner contracting
• Assist and lead on business partner contracting
Corporate legal support

To assist Chief Financial Officer, the Company Secretary, The Data Protection Officer and Executive Board as required by the Businesses which could include:
• Corporate governance
• Intellectual property
• Employment affairs
• General corporate affairs
• Information Governance, and
• Property matters
• Provide support and guidance with retention and licensing of IP
• Provide support and guidance to purchasing activities within the Businesses
• Participate and lead UK legal team staff meetings, process improvement initiatives, and other activities as required
• Provide support to the Businesses’ DPO
• Act as the first-line eyes and ears of the legal function within the Business
• Assist the Chief Financial Officer and Compliance team

• Strong academic record at school and university in whatever courses taken
• Writing ability – precise, succinct, simple but not oversimplified
• Attention to detail
• Negotiation ability – comfortable carrying the flag for the Business in contract negotiations with public sector customers who may be represented by experienced procurement advisers and/or IT-savvy lawyers
• Demonstrated interest in legal and contract matters
• Demonstrated interest in healthcare and/or information technology
• People skills – e.g. teamwork orientation; helping others achieve their goals; getting results from others; negotiation skills; etc.
• Energy and enthusiasm
• Time management and ability to set and adjust priorities and work to tight deadlines
• PC skills – MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Sharepoint, and similar applications
• NHS and/or local government experience
• Public sector non-NHS experience
• UK public procurement law knowledge – legal and practical

The role will be based in a flexible location, but may, when there is regular office working, require attendance at the Company offices in Milton Keynes; and will require periodic travel and out of hours work as necessary for the role

2023-01-03 08:53:28

Apply For This Milton Keynes Legal Job Vacancy – Here 


Updated 26-01-2023 22:11

Read More
Faustina James (London)