Status: Closed. Another successful assignment for Oakleigh Resourcing.

Job Title: Head of Legal

Client: British Council

Location: Spring Gardens, London SW1A

Status: Fixed Term Contract of 18 months duration

Package: circa £90,000 plus 32 days annual leave & statutory holidays and an impressive range of family friendly policies

Role purpose: To provide strategic oversight of global legal risk through:

  • identifying the risks: both immediate and longer term; in the businesses and in the regions; and encompassing the nature of the organisation which is to work across a matrix, with partners in the UK and internationally, and with the UK governments.
  • advising the CEO, Executive, Chair and Board on risks and advised mitigations
  • ensuring a comprehensive, efficient and cost effective legal advisory service is provided across the British Council that protects and develops its interests to strengthen its cultural relations purpose.

Status:  Closed.  Another successful assignment for Oakleigh Resourcing.

Job Title:  Supply Chain Planner (FMCG, international remit)

Client: Carrs Foods International (CFI)

Location:  CFI HQ; Sharston Industrial Estate, M22 4BB

Remuneration:  Competitive salary plus exceptional bonus & benefits package (inc flexible start time between 8am-10am)

Role Profile:

Reports to: Supply Chain Manager

Overall Purpose

  • Plan and manage inventory levels and maintain excellent service levels whilst keeping wastage to a minimum
  • Contribute to our growth by delivering great service to customers, suppliers and colleagues. This is a hands-on role with opportunities to get involved in a wide variety of activities
  • To contribute to the monthly stock reconciliation process between our system and the records of our 3PL warehouses
  • Think analytically, with efficiency as a core principle
  • To go the extra mile to provide an excellent service
  • To question current processes and to provide solutions

Status:  Closed.  Another successful assignment for Oakleigh Resourcing

Client:  British Council

Job Title:  Senior Legal Advisor

Location:  London 

Remuneration: Competitive package including family friendly policies

British Council are recruiting a Senior Legal Advisor to join the small in-house legal team currently based at Corporate HQ in central London. Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will support the global organisation working as a designated business partner to the Education & Society (E&S) business, which is one of the three strategic business units of the British Council.   To learn more about the E&S business visit

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Head of Legal you will provide comprehensive, efficient and cost-effective legal advice to designated client functions and in support of organisation-wide legal issues, which identifies legal risks and informs decision-making.