Click on the coloured buttons below to see an overview of some of the roles available within this area of the business. The boxes to the right give you an idea of what the role entails, the experience you might need to carry out the role as well as some qualifications that may be desirable to the recruiting manager.
What will I be responsible for?
Delivers a broad service to a defined project/asset/area. Routinely provides expert technical advice to managers and above. Relied upon by client and line manager as personally accountable for a transaction or wider project. Has knowledge and a high level of understanding of company policies and procedures with accountability for compliance aspects of a project/asset. Integrates a wide range of transactions and problems requiring co-ordinated inputs from other disciplines
What decision/change authority will I have?
Able to improve the way in which an individual transaction is structured or problem resolved. Is expected to propose work streams and lines of enquiry
Who will I work with?
Presents recommendations for management review. More regular internal and external interaction with stakeholders
What projects/people will I lead?
Uses own professional knowledge as primary resource. May instruct trainees and paralegals and make recommendations for deployment of existing or additional resources
What technical expertise will I need?
Relied upon to identify legal and potentially commercial constraints and their potential impact on a transaction or project
What experience will I need?
Is expected to have and apply solid grounding in legal knowledge and is developing a level of industry knowledge
Will I need formal qualifications?
Successfully completed the required post-qualification training period to achieve professional accreditation; beginning to gain meaningful industry, commercial and legal experience
Can I take ownership of my personal development?
Yes! Visit The learning zone (via the Milife homepage) to complete any one of the following eLearning courses:
Equality & Diversity (online)