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Head of Corporate and Commercial – Legal Services

Head of Corporate and Commercial – Legal Services

Department: Corporate & Commercial
Location: York OR Sale OR Telford
Permanent Position – Excellent Package

Head of Corporate and Commercial – Legal Services 

As Head of Corporate and Commercial (Legal Services) case load will be varied, and you will be handling a mixture of corporate and commercial matters. If this sounds like something for you, then let’s have a conversation. 

Head of Corporate and Commercial (Legal Services):

  • Lead and motivate a team of fee earners, paralegals and assistants.
  • Provide guidance on regulatory, client care and legal issues
  • Monitor and managing performance of the team
  • Further developing the culture of delivering exceptional customer service to clients
  • Monitor and review workflow and caseloads, ensuring they are handled in a timely manner
  • Supporting the team with technical legal queries
  • Helping grow the business

Here’s what we need for a Head of Corporate and Commercial (Legal Services):

  • You will need to be a qualified solicitor
  • You will need a good understanding of the SRA Code of Conduct and other regulatory requirements
  • Have proven track record of providing proactive, consistent and efficient client services
  • At least five years’ experience of working within a busy commercial/corporate team
  • Ability to work under pressure, to tight deadlines and department targets
  • Ability to provide the highest standard of client care
  • To have excellent written and verbal communication
  • Team management experience
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail, good organisational skills and ability to priories workload

We also have some great benefits.

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Fully flexible remote working environment
  • BUPA healthcare
  • Company pension
  • The Employee Benefit Trust owns 5% of the Group, every employee owns shares in this 5%
  • Growing and developing environment which is truly different to the legal norm

To start the ball rolling,  call Georgina Sowden at Optimal Recruitment on 07539 170664 and send your cv to georgina@optimal-recruitment.co.uk OR click on apply, let’s have a conversation, in confidence, at a time to suit you.