Commercial Solicitor

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum pension, share schemes, discount
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the largest and most successful companies in its sector in the UK has an opportunity for a Commercial Solicitor to join their highly regarded in-house legal team. The role will involve leading the development of legal frameworks and contractual arrangements as well as providing legal support to companies throughout the group.
In return, a generous salary and annual leave entitlement are offered along with other benefits including pension, share incentive schemes and employee discounts. The successful candidate will be based at prestigious new offices with an on-site restaurant, although some UK travel will also be required.
Key accountabilities will include:
*Working with businesses on reviews, negotiations and drafting of complex and high value contracts projects throughout the UK
*Providing legal advice on a range of legal, commercial and operational issues
*Ensuring legal risks are understood and managed
*Reviewing, commenting on and drafting agreements
*Supporting the business on major bids and tenders
*Coordinating and managing the outsourcing of legal work if required
This role would suit a qualified solicitor with a detailed knowledge of the construction industry with a good understanding of what is acceptable in that market, comfortable dealing with a varied range of commercial and construction contracts including standard form contracts.

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The successful candidate may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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