• About the Firm: Brunel University London is a public research university located in Uxbridge, West London, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1966 and named after the Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
  • The Role: We are seeking to recruit an in-house Senior Solicitor to work collaboratively with the Colleges and the Directorates and is responsible for providing pragmatic, proactive, cost effective, responsive and sound legal advice to support the Council, Executive, Colleges and Professional Services departments on a wide array of legal, governance and compliance matters.
  • Looking for: You will also have experience of working in the HEI or public sector, as well as extensive experience in contract drafting and negotiating. A sound understanding of contract and consumer law, data protection and public law in essential, in addition to having excellent interpersonal and organisation skills.
  • Opportunities: Among the opportunities afforded to you, you will be responsible for providing day-to-day legal advice and support to members of the University’s Council and Executive team, Colleges and Research Institutes, Academic and Student Services, Procurement, Estates, Information Services, Finance, Admissions including the International Student Recruitment team, HR, IT and Research Support and Development office.
  • And more: You will be drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial and partnership agreements, including MOUs, heads of terms with other educational institutions, procurement arrangement with partners, suppliers, etc.; you will be working with the Head of Legal, ensure the University’s policies and procedures are kept up- to-date and comply with current legislation, regulations and byelaws.

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