Charity and Community Knowledge/PSL Lawyer Part Time

  • Job Reference: 74262
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market FTE
  • Sector: Charities, Knowledge Management, Professional Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email: marian@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

A firm whose name is synonymous with the highest quality legal advice and service.

THE ROLE


Within a team which provides broad legal assistance and expertise to the charity and not-for-profit sector, covering all the areas affecting institutions in these sectors, and those engaging with them.

The Team is looking to increase the knowledge and learning support which is currently provided by a part-time Knowledge Lawyer and the intention is to recruit a senior specialist Knowledge Lawyer to enhance support for the Team and work with the existing KL.

They are looking for an experienced charity knowledge lawyer or a senior charity lawyer who is keen to move into a knowledge role, to provide professional and technical legal support to fee-earners and clients. The role is offered on a part time basis, 2 to 3 days per week.

Whilst the core work is in the field of charity and constitutional law, and related tax law, members of the team have broad legal experience and advise on a range of legal issues, often working alongside specialists in other teams across the firm.

The role will include inter alia,

Working with the Knowledge Partner in the team to prepare and implement an ongoing Knowledge Plan that is aligned to the team's business plan.

Leading on the professional development activity within the team.

Supporting KM at firm level working closely with the Head of Knowledge Management and KL&D and Marketing & BD teams to enhance the firm's client service.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

Know How and Marketing
Knowledge Sharing
Updating latest developments
Writing periodic bulletins for circulation to intermediaries and clients.
Provide ad hoc advice to and/or to present to clients.
Being fully conversant with the department's (and firm's) BD strategy and business plan
Working with team members to write articles for publication and liaise with and build contacts with the editorial teams of relevant publications where possible.

ABOUT YOU

With excellent organisational skills, and ideally 5pqe+, you will have strong academics, and be proactive in seeking out thought-leadership ideas, whether to improve ways of working or as regards to business development initiatives.

Knowledge Lawyer experience helpful but not essential.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.