Head of Legal, English National Opera

  • 23rd August 2018
  • London
  • Full time
  • Paid (£50k+)
  • theatre
  • Lucy Bounds



English National Opera is founded on the belief that opera of the highest quality should be accessible to everyone.  

We are seeking to appoint:


This exciting role requires an individual who is enthusiastic about the arts and committed to ensuring that ENO achieves its aims through providing thorough, appropriate and sometimes innovative legal and commercial approaches and through maintaining rigorous and effective legal and contractual processes and advice.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a qualified lawyer with several years’ post-qualification experience and with private practice experience in a well-respected firm

  • have a wide ranging knowledge of commercial and intellectual property law issues with strong drafting and negotiating experience

  • have a practical and problem solving approach

  • demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills with an ability to adapt and communicate clearly with all levels of personnel and other internal and external stakeholders

  • have strong administrative, planning and organizational skills

Closing date for applications is Thursday 23 August at 5pm.

Interviews will take place shortly after this.

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