Head of Legal & Compliance


Website Frossell Recruitment

Job Title: Head of Legal & Compliance

Location of Role: Milton Keynes (flexible working from home)

Salary Range: £70,000 plus Excellent benefits

An award-winning company based in Milton Keynes is looking to appoint a successful Legal & Compliance Manager.  As Head of Legal and Compliance you will become an integral part of the Senior Management Team and be responsible for the supervision and direction of a Legal & Compliance Administrator. You will play a pivotal role in ensuring that business remains safe, legal and compliant.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Acting as Data Protection Officer to maintain UK GDPR and Data Protection compliance
  • Maintenance of business operational standards for Quality and Information Security Management Systems (e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials, Data Security & Protection Toolkit)
  • Monitoring and advising with legislation changes
  • Reviewing and advising upon legal impact of existing and new products and services
  • Drafting and reviewing commercial contracts and managing insurance documentation
  • Contract support with clients and providers of services and suppliers
  • Management and development of business policies and practices
  • Reviewing and updating company practices in line with legal developments
  • Ad hoc tender preparation and responses support
  • Basic employment law practices
  • IPR portfolio management
  • Corporate governance
  • Liaising with external legal advisors to the business as required

Essential Skills:

Legal Qualification (LLB, LLM, LPC, CILEX or equivalent)

Minimum of 5+ years’ experience (in house or private practice)

Commercially minded

Working knowledge of UK GDPR & Data Protection Legislation

Commercial contracts experience

Strong attention to detail

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Desirable Skills:

Public sector experience would be a nice to have but not essential

ISO 9001 & ISO 27001 experience



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