Head Of Legal - Software / SaaS - Fixed Term Contract

Recruiter
REED
Location
London, South East England
Salary
110,000 - 125,000
Posted
28 Mar 2021
Closes
27 Apr 2021
Ref
2061263601
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Reed Legal are working on behalf of a leading global software company to support with the appointment of a Head of Legal to join the business on a fixed term basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced senior lawyer with experience from the technology / software space to join a rapidly growing international business.

You will play a key strategic role, reporting directly into the CEO whilst collaborating with senior stakeholders across the wider business to ensure commercial objectives and goals are deliverable. In addition, you will manage a legal team based in various international locations and regions to deliver day-to-day legal support for regional sales and business teams.
  • Significant Software / SaaS experience
  • International exposure, comfortable working across various legal jurisdictions
  • Executive Stakeholder relationship management - working with senior leadership teams.
  • Experience of managing teams in different jurisdictions & time zones
  • Exposure to transformation project management and delivery - with relation to M&A integration projects
  • Confident with the ever-changing privacy landscape - adapt with international Data Protection / Privacy matters such as GDPR / Privacy Shield etc
  • Knowledge of compliance matters ISO 200 27 & Soc 2
  • Preference for working in a fast-paced commercial environment

Salary: Circa £125,000 plus benefits

Anticipated duration of contract: May - Dec 2021

Location: Remote - some travel to London office required.

What Next?

If this role sounds of interest to you apply with your CV and a brief covering letter highlighting your relevant experience, notice period/availability and salary expectations to

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