Inhouse
  • About the Firm: Diabetes UK is a British-based patient, healthcare professional and research charity that has been described as "one of the foremost diabetes charities in the UK". The charity campaigns for improvements in the care and treatment of people with diabetes.
  • About the role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house legal Advisor to be responsible for giving clear, practical legal advice to all parts of the charity and negotiating contracts with our suppliers and funders.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your experience of independently drafting and negotiating commercial supplier contracts and an understanding of data protection law. We are looking for an individual who has a pragmatic, problem-solving mindset, excellent verbal and written communication skills and good attention to detail, who can apply their legal skills to new areas of law.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to providing high quality professional legal advice, guidance and representation in relation to implementing, delivering and evaluating Diabetes UK’s activities in line with its strategy and its charitable objectives; and drafting, reviewing and negotiating appropriate contracts mainly being commercial contracts with external suppliers.
  • And more: You will be assisting with the protection of Diabetes UK’s intellectual property rights; and you will work closely with relevant Diabetes UK colleagues and external organisations to advise on and secure legal compliance and the effective management of legal risk.

Diabetes UK

Diabetes UK is a British-based patient, healthcare professional and research charity that has been described as "one of the foremost diabetes charities in the UK". The charity campaigns for improvements in the care and treatment of people with diabetes.

https://www.diabetes.org.uk/