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Property Lawyer



16d ago

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  • Job
    Mid & Senior Level
  • Legal
  • Leeds


  • Experience of providing legal advice on commercial contracts or a complementary area of law e.g. corporate, litigation, etc .
  • A track record of delivering contracts to project timelines
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and ensure engagement of stakeholders
  • Ability to overlay legal issues in an accessible way and taking into account the commercial requirements


  • This position is a role with full accountability for the day to day support on property contracts, terminations and contract management as well as leading process improvement projects. You would support one of the Senior Managers who is responsible for the legal advice for the Property Function.
  • Manage external legal team on specific outsourced projects (where relevant)
  • Engage with stakeholders who input to the contracts e.g. Info Sec, Privacy, Finance
  • Accountable for the legal advice for each matter assigned to the role, with support from the SM responsible for the Business Unit, including:-
  • Advice on how to best structure arrangements with external suppliers;
  • The negotiation and drafting of the legal documentation to support those arrangements;
  • Continuous improvement and best in class contract advice
  • Idea generation and implementation of (where appropriate) legal self-service goals
  • Maintaining MI and one version of the truth contracts repository in respect of those contracts assigned to the role.
  • Supporting corporate governance for all contracts assigned to the role.
  • Attending project meetings (where required)
  • Leading regular project manager level calls to touch in on all contracts and/or the pipeline
  • Providing input to legal processes and standard documents
  • Ensuring legal advice is delivered in a timely, clear and accessible way and gives appropriate weight to the business unit's commercial requirements and aims
  • Partners with project managers and stakeholders to deliver the business unit's legal requirements.


What is the contract type for this Property Lawyer position?

The contract type for this position is Fixed Term.

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Mission & Purpose

ASDA is a British supermarket retailer that operates a chain of hypermarkets, supermarkets, and grocery stores in the United Kingdom. The company's primary focus is on providing a wide range of products, including groceries, clothing, electronics, and home goods, to customers at affordable prices. ASDA's ultimate mission revolves around offering value for money, quality products, and convenience to shoppers. As one of the leading retail chains in the UK, ASDA aims to make shopping more accessible and budget-friendly for diverse customer needs. Their purpose is deeply rooted in serving communities by supplying essential goods and fostering a positive shopping experience for customers across the country.