Head Of Legal

We are looking for a head of legal that is responsible for providing guidance on corporate governance, negotiating and drafting contracts, risk management, and the development of plans and policies. They are also tasked with ensuring that the legal department staff and resources are managed effectively.Head of legal department responsibilities include:Ensuring all members of the legal team work efficientlyProvide legal advice to the business and its leadersIdentifying and mitigating legal risksHelping to draft, vet and negotiate contractsConducting legal training for staffAdvising on the legal implications of company policies and proceduresEnsuring all contracts, legal documents and templates are up-to-date and compliant with statutory lawsReporting on legal activities, risks and litigationHead of legal qualifications, skills and experience:To meet the head of legal job description, a professional should have a law degree and have a minimum of ten years experience in the core legal function. Senior management experience and post-qualified experience is usually preferable, too.Soft skills needed for the role are as follows:Enter your email and be the first to receive all the jobs that match your search criteriaBy clicking above you agree to the PNet Terms of Use .Read our full Data Protection Policy here .You may unsubscribe at any time from PNet emails and services.WeBuyCarsAutomotive SectorStoring and/or retrieving information on a devicePersonalised ads and content, ad and content measurement, audience insights and product developmentAds and content can be personalised based on a profile. More data can be added to better personalise ads and content. The performance of ads and content can be measured. Insights about audiences who have viewed the ads and content can be extracted. Data can be used to build or improve user experience, systems and software.Display third-party content (social networks, videos)Content from social networks and embedded content from third-party providers can be displayed.Settings or rejectAccept AllYou can also exercise your right to object to data processing based on legitimate interests under Privacy Statement.
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