Legal Advisor (Commercial Contracts / Charity) .
Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
A life-changing opportunity
Position: Legal Adviser (Commercial) - Operations
Location: London, EC3N
Contract type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract April 2019 to June 2020 (maternity cover)
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £48,732 actual per annum
Closing date: 17 January 2019
Interview date: To be confirmed
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity for a commercial lawyer who wishes to make a positive contribution to the charity sector, experience fresh challenges and make a real difference to the lives of people affected by dementia.
You will be the main contact for providing legal support and advice to the Operations Directorate.
You will be the lead for advising on responding to tenders for services from commissioners in the health and social care field and be expected to develop an in depth knowledge of health and social care issues, the services which the Society offers and the commissioning environment in which it operates
You will also advise on strategic projects and other areas as required
Strong commercial contracts experience is essential, with proven experience of advising on key risk areas. A background in the charity sector is desirable. You will be a strong team player, with excellent interpersonal skills, and have the ability to work well under pressure and manage your workload effectively. The work is always varied and challenging.
Alzheimer’s Society’s continued success in supporting people affected by dementia depends on the drive, passion and dedication of its team of lawyers.
Interested? Then we can promise you an opportunity of exceptional variety and scope – and the kind of recognition and rewards you deserve.
Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities.
You may have experience of the following: Legal Advisor, Legal Adviser, Legal Clerk, Solicitor, In-house Lawyer, Legal Specialist, Legal Counsel, In-house Counsel, Legal Associate, Contract Review, Risk Management, Commercial Contracts, Lawyer, Commercial Lawyer, Charity, Charities, NFP, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.