Legal Executive

Job details
Posting date: 14 October 2019
Salary: £26,000 to £40,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 13 November 2019
Location: Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 8BX
Company: Coburg Banks
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 129011_1571043177

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My client who specialise in quality homecare services are currently seeking a legal executive based in Worthing.

Summary of role
To assist with legal matters at Head Office, ensuring Franchisees adhere to the Franchise Agreement.

Primary responsibilities * Drafting and reviewing franchise agreements, side letters and confidentiality agreements for franchisees.
* Dealing with prospective franchisee and/or solicitors on clarification needed on Franchise agreement.
* Managing franchise renewal process
* Resolving complex franchise disputes
* Working with Regional Managers to identify any breach of legal agreement. Follow up adherence to action plans for rectification and ascertain further escalation, if required.
* Agreeing strategy with senior management at Head office to deal with a failing Franchisee
* Manage the franchise re-sale process
* Researching and preparing for any litigation cases
* Writing legal documents, as and when required
* Review legal contracts with suppliers for the network
* Provide legal advice to management at Head Office
* Working closely with external solicitors for advice
* Liaison with Trademark solicitors, intellectual property and brand protection advice
* Monitoring compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws as Data Protection Officer
Key Skills:
* Independent
* Teamworking
* Organisation skills
* Communication skills
* Discretion
* Investigative skills
* Negotiating skills
* Attention to detail
* Ability to work under pressure
* Preferred candidate: fellow of The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) or with a degree in law or a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL

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Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing across the UK. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us. If you know of other people who are currently looking for a new career within the Health and Care Sector please refer them to us.

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