SMG is the world leader in venue management, operation and marketing. Its mission is to deliver an exceptional guest experience across all its venues; from arenas and exhibition centres to intimate theatres and unique entertainment spaces.
SMG’s European venues include the Manchester Arena, First Direct Arena, Utilita Arena, Konig Pilsner Arena, P&J Live, The Bridgewater Hall, York Barbican, Bonus Arena, Baths Hall, Plowright Theatre and The Playhouse.
Based in Manchester and reporting to senior Legal Counsel, the role will support the business and its subsidiary catering company, CGC Events, on all commercial legal issues. You will lead on contract renewals for CGC Events, and support larger projects, including the opening of new venues.
Candidates with a background in private practice are encouraged to apply, as well as those with experience of working in house. It is important that the lawyer who joins the team is confident and able to work independently without day to day supervision. We anticipate applications from lawyers who are 3-7 years PQE.
Knowledge and Qualifications:
Part time – 22.5 hours per week
12 month fixed term contract with a view to making the position permanent
Please submit your up-to-date CV and a covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org ensuring that you detail the role that you are applying for.