Legal Counsel in UK

Legal Counsel in UK

Location: UK

Salary: £50,000.00 - 60,000.00 per year

Recruiter: Tempting Recruitment

Date Advertised: 2022-01-15

Tempting Recruitment are working on behalf of our client, a Charity to recruit a Legal Counsel. Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum Working Pattern: Full-Time Contract: Permanent Start: ASAP OVERVIEW As Legal Counsel you will offer pragmatic legal advice to the organisation on a range of issues including but not limited to data privacy, disputes, contracts and charity regulation. JOB DETAILS To offer pragmatic advice on the full range of legal issues that impact a nationwide membership organisation with significant property assets, including charity law and regulation, trusts, disputes and contracts; To draft, review and advise on legal documents and to respond to requests from team members for legal assistance (excluding employment matters); To fulfil the responsibilities of Data Protection Officer for the central governance office, to advise on and ensure timely and appropriate responses are provided to all subject access requests. To undertake regular reviews of the practices, policies and procedures to ensure compliance with data protection legislation, and to act upon concerns that arise. To write and (if required) deliver reports for internal management and/or governance committees and to attend relevant meetings as required. To respond to legal claims made against the organisation, working with insurers and external advisers as appropriate. JOB REQUIREMENTS Educated to degree level or equivalent Professional legal qualification At least 3 years post-qualification experience in practice Experience of responding to subject access requests Experience of ensuring compliance with data protection requirements for a large organisation Relevant experience of working in a regulatory environment Would you like to be considered for this position? Do you know anyone who would be suitable for this position? Would you like to know more about this position or any other positions we are recruiting for? APPLY NOW or contact Josh at Tempting Recruitment now We are the most tempting choice Tempting Recruitment is a professional, independent, forward thinking recruitment agency, with a wealth of experience recruiting within the Public, Private, Social Housing, Health and Social Care, Education and Not for Profit Sectors.
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