Everton Football Club is one of the icons of world club football. As one of the bastions of the global game, with a rich and successful history, we are now setting our sights on a new, exciting future.

Our values underpin how we behave, how we represent our club in our city, and across the world of football, and how we look after one another daily. They provide a framework for how we work with partners, suppliers, and most importantly our fans.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Legal Advisor to join our Legal team on a fixed term basis. Working alongside the interim Head of Legal, the successful candidate will provide a high-quality legal service across all areas of the Everton Family. You will proactively work with and manage relationships with key Club stakeholders, including Everton Leadership Team members, with a focus upon providing high quality legal advice.

We are looking for someone who is experienced in drafting a variety of contracts, including sponsorship agreements, supply agreements, and service agreements. Essentially, you must have no less than 4 years PQE, which would be advantageous in a commercial background.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a high standard of written English as well as professional communication skills, ability to remain calm under pressure and show strength in making decisions lawfully.

Ordinarily, the team is based at the iconic Royal Liver Building, but in light of the ongoing pandemic the team is working on a remote basis. This position is on a fixed term basis until 31st December 2021.

The closing date of this advert is Sunday 24th January at 23:59. To view the Job Description and Person Specification please click on the following link: https://resources.evertonfc.com/evertonfc/document/2021/01/07/e7f0314f-eddb-4fd6-98e0-868f676de660/Senior-Legal-Advisor-JD-2020-maternity-cover-.doc

The Everton Family is committed to equal opportunities and is proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. We provide a fully inclusive and accessible recruitment process, we accept all job applications in a variety of formats and should you need any documents in a different format or require any further support or assistance please contact the Recruitment Team via email - [email protected]

The Everton Family is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.