This large, international law firm is looking for a Head of Practice Group Operations to join their team in London and work with the Employment practice.

The Head of Operations will:

  • Provide operational management of the Employment Group, working collaboratively with the group's Location Heads, other group leaders and service functions (Finance, BD, HR, IT, etc.)
  • Help design and implement the group's strategy and business plan, with a primary focus on integration, people, clients & sectors, service delivery and quality
  • Be responsible for ensuring that the group is operating efficiently and effectively, providing strategic input and guidance to ensure continual business improvement
  • Work as a trusted business advisor, having an understanding of the group he/she supports, the dynamics of the team and the markets in which they operate

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience working in a legal or professional services environment, ideally with experience of operating within a matrix management structure
  • Ideally have knowledge, experience or skills from working in Marketing, Business Development, Consulting or Finance, along with exposure to a partnership model
  • Have a track record in delivering effective operational solutions in international, complex and matrix-management environments
  • Be financially literate, familiar with budget management and technologically savvy, including a good working knowledge of IT tools

Job Details

Job Ref: 894919
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive


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