Regulatory Legal Adviser

Expiring today

Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
24 Jan 2018
Ref
00077782
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The company is the governing and regulatory body for British horseracing with the responsibility for ensuring the continuing integrity and successful development of the sport. It is their role to act for and on behalf of the whole sport, ensuring that the highest standards apply on and away from the racecourse.

This is a great opportunity for someone with legal qualifications, who is keen to expand their knowledge in a challenging role and varied role. As the Legal Adviser, you will conduct case management for anti-doping, corruption and other non-running and riding prosecutions under the Rules of Racing, including presentation to an independent Disciplinary Panel at Inquiry. You will be responsible for case management, drafting and finalising witness statements, and assisting the Integrity team with investigations and advising on any formal objections by the Authority to the licensing or registration of individuals considered unsuitable to participate in the sport. You will also need to advise on ad hoc legal regulatory issues and assist with drafting of new rules.

The successful candidate will be confident, enthusiastic, innovative and proactive, with a positive and flexible approach. You will ideally have experience managing a large and complex case load within a legal or regulatory environment, preferably within sport. The ability to multi-task whilst maintaining a good level of attention to detail would be a key skill. In addition experience of dealing with high volumes of varied legal related administration is desirable. Being a fully qualified lawyer holding an appropriate practicing certificate is advantageous.

You should be able to demonstrate a keen interest in sport and sports regulation preferably with a strong interest in horseracing or other equine sports. Ideally you will have strong problem solving skills, a meticulous approach, and proven ability as an effective communicator, both written and oral.

As the needs of the business change this role will change accordingly, therefore this document should be viewed as guidelines which are subject to change. They welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in their workforce.

The closing date for applications is: 21 January 2018

Apply for Regulatory Legal Adviser

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 2MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on Jobstoday you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.