2 months ago
Venn Group - Birmingham
£35 - £40 Per Hour
Location: East Midlands
Graduate, Post Graduate, Newly Qualified, PQE 1, PQE 2, PQE 3, PQE 4, PQE 5, PQE 6-9
Category: Solicitor Jobs
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Research Contracts Lawyer to join a prominent redbrick institution based in East Midlands.
The position will be for 3 : 6 months; however there is scope for it to continue dependent on the workload and needs of the organisation. The position can offer some level of flexibility in regard to homeworking.
The successful candidate will be required to provide commercial legal advice on a daily basis, this will include:
* Negotiating complex research contracts and agreements for all the University departments
* Protecting the University's access to the results of research for further use or commercialisation
* Reducing legal liability
* Seeking optimal payment terms and academic publication rights
* Overseeing the negotiation of externally funded research agreements
The position offers a rate of £35-40 per hour dependant on experience.
The position would be suited to a qualified lawyer who holds experience in academia, industry or private practice. A current practicing certificate is required.
To apply for this position, please contact Hannah Fritz : Lewis or Emma Walker at Venn Group onor email@example.com.
At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Venn Group aim to achieve the highest standards so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.