Legal Counsel – Outsourcing, IT Procurement and Third-Party Risk, SVP. Manchester.
£80,000 - £95,000 Basic + bonus & benefits.
Are you a qualified lawyer with significant experience relating to outsourcing, procurement and supplier governance? Do you work for a law firm, financial institution, large services business?
Would you like to change your role and work for a well-regarded international organisation, which gives you a platform to develop your skills and challenge yourself in a collaborative environment?
Your new role would be a challenging permanent opening as Legal Counsel – Procurement and Third-Party Risk, SVP. Based in Manchester.
You will be in a SVP level role with a focus on supporting and advising the firm’s Third-Party Governance group to ensure a governance program that complies with all applicable regulations. Being abreast of latest regulatory developments in the arena of vendor management and third-party governance whilst driving the implementation of changes necessary to comply with regulation changes, is a key part of the role.
In order to qualify for this excellent opportunity, you will be a qualified lawyer 4/5 + years PQE from a law firm, large complex company or financial institution with a focus on negotiating complex outsourcing and tech contracts. Other requirements include:
- Strong knowledge of knowledge of regulatory guidance on outsourcing and other third-party relationships
- Experience in driving projects to completion
- Experience of frequent interactions with senior business leaders
- Degree Educated
- Excellent influencing and diplomacy skills