Senior Solicitor (Commercial)
Grade 8 - £38,467 to £54,772 per annum
Full Time, Permanent
Coventry University's Legal Services team is seeking an enthusiastic, proactive senior solicitor to join our busy and growing team. The post holder will be responsible for providing professional legal advice in relation to commercial matters involving the Coventry University Group. This includes advising on complex projects and developing and delivering strategies to support the Group’s plan to increase the nature and extent of its commercial activities, whilst minimising legal and financial risk to the Group. The Senior Solicitor is responsible for negotiating and drafting agreements with suppliers, purchasers, large corporate entities, funding bodies and other higher education institutions. In addition, the Senior Solicitor will review, update and develop precedents and templates to ensure that the Group’s commercial activities comply with statutory and regulatory requirements and sector best practice.
Application closing date: 07/04/19