The University is making a strategic investment into its Legal Services team with a number of new legal roles at various levels. This appointment will be the University’s first specialist estates/property Lawyer in the new Legal Services team, leading the wide variety of estates and development related legal work at the University.
Further information: https://features.york.ac.uk/legal-service-jobs/index.html
You will develop and manage the legal risk for the University’s Technology, Estates, & Facilities Directorate. Supporting the Directorate’s senior leadership team, you will oversee the legal risk on capital estates projects, scope out projects, instruct and manage external lawyers and advise on transactional work.
You will work independently on complex projects and issues and be willing to challenge ideas and communicate adeptly. You will develop effective relationships with senior management and be able to understand the business objectives of the University. This is a senior role and where necessary you will be expected to stand in for the Head of Legal Services in relation to estates projects and to work independently on estates matters.
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The University’s vision is to create a valued and skilled professional support services community offering flexible roles and career progression. We are seeking lawyers who will enjoy the wide variety of legal work at the University and who will enjoy being part of a friendly and supportive Legal Services team.
This role is available on a part-time basis (0.6 FTE)
For informal enquiries, please contact Julia Durham (Head of Legal Service) on email@example.com
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