Business Area: Legal/Insurance/H&S/Risk
Contract: Fixed TermLuton
A lawyer with circa 7 years post qualification experience in a similar role. Responsible for providing high-level legal advice and assistance to the UK & Ireland business and UK based Group or centralised functions and act as subject expert in relevant areas of law.
This opportunity is being offered on a Fixed Term Contract basis.
As the Senior Legal Advisor, you will draft, review and advise on complex, high risk and high value or strategically important commercial contracts for the tour operator, retail, cruise, airline and UK based Group or centralised functions
You will provide strategic legal guidance to key stakeholders within operational units in the UK & Ireland business and ensure that you continue to develop your knowledge and expertise, taking primary ownership for a range of commercial contracts and negotiations.
You will have line management responsibility for junior lawyers in the team.
You will be responsible for the provision of expert advice on package travel legislation and any connected regime of financial protection
As Senior Legal Advisor, your accountabilities include developing and updating precedents, procedures, policies and checklists to share best practice on legal matters across the business. Along with thorough knowledge and understanding of the regulatory framework, you will support the business by providing advice on regulatory matters.
You will be responsible for drafting, revising and advising on customer documentation, booking conditions, the A to Z, cruise conditions of carriage, flight conditions of carriage and website terms and conditions.
The role will require you to attend and/or minute senior management meetings as required.
You will be responsible for investigating and responding to enquiries from the Advertising Standards Authority alleging breach of the CAP Code and undertake research on legal issues and providing guidance and advice on new areas of law for the business as required.
You will be an asset to the wider team, assisting the Senior Counsel UK & I and One Aviation and General Counsel – Northern Region in providing advice and support to the business on large projects and in addition to line management responsibility assist the Senior Counsel UK & I and One Aviation with the training, development and coaching of team members.
As Senior Legal Advisor you will be providing advice and assistance on competition law, anti-bribery and corruption and consumer protection law and undertake such other tasks and provide such other assistance as the Senior Counsel UK & I and One Aviation and General Counsel may require.
Qualified solicitor with circa 7 years PQE
Excellent knowledge and experience in the following areas:
Be Yourself… Be Unique! TUI’s more than a brand, it’s who we are. Trusted – Unique – Inspiring.
We’re the leading tourism business with diverse customers and over 67,000 employees. Together, we embrace different continents and cultures. We believe travel broadens the mind. Just like our customers, we’re on a journey, of development towards a more digital, connected and integrated future. But we haven’t arrived there yet. We believe that differences drive innovation and we’re encouraging an environment where diverse talent thrives. Inclusion is fundamental to everything that we achieve and it’s our unique colleagues that will shape the future of travel.
The TUI Group includes our unique hotel portfolio, our cruise ships, our own aircraft, tour operators, travel agencies. TUI is the UK’s largest tour operator with key brands including TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays. Our airline is the country's third largest with 62 aircraft operating to over 88 destinations in 30 countries. We have a team of more than 10,000 employees serving over 5.5 million customers each year.
Join us now and you can look forward to a competitive salary, pension scheme and further benefits such as generous holiday discounts, excellent rates with foreign exchange and discounts with retailers.
Apply online, we just need a few details from you and your CV.
Applications close 10 October