Senior Legal Counsel

Closing date:
23/09/2019
Interview date:
03/10/2019
Salary:
41,826 inc London weighting
Hours:
35
Location:
Based in Stratford, London or frequent travel to Stratford
Contract :
3 Year fixed term

About the role

With Mental Health continuing to be a high priority on the social agenda, it is an exciting time to join Mind and be a part of the cause that helps everyone with the mental health problem gets both support and respect.

Our Quality and Compliance team plays an important role in ensuring that Mind goes above and beyond meeting our regulatory requirements. We work to build a culture of learning and continuous improvement and share our expertise to build capacity across all of Mind.

To join us in being successful in our mission, we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel who will be Mind’s in-house legal adviser with a focus on improving how contracts are managed across the organisation. This newly created role presents an exciting opportunity to make a difference to how we work. As well as building expertise within the organisation, you will support with some of our flagship projects to ensure that our legal position is robust and we are upholding our core values as a charity.

We are looking for a highly-effective legal professional with experience of contract law who is looking to move into a hands-on role in a charity. Your attitude is equally as important to your experience and you must have a pragmatic approach and excellent people skills.

Please complete an application form addressing how you meet the essential criteria of the role. 

Mind is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Closing date: 23rd September 2019

Successful candidates will be notified a couple of days before the confirmed interview date of 3rd October 2019, please do note this day, as we are not able to reschedule this time.

How to apply

To apply for this post, please complete the documents below and email them to us, stating the vacancy job title and reference number 19-102

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