Legal Counsel - Corporate Commercial

England, London
£70000 - £95000 per annum + Depending on experience
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Simon Campbell
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

Our financial services client is looking for Company Commercial Lawyer to join their highly regarded legal team based in the centre of London. They are looking for a candidate with general corporate commercial experience - within the financial services industry.

The role involes general corporate commercial contract work, including drafting, negotiating and advising on commercial contracts and assisting with corporate projects such as corporate development and fund raising.

Reporting to the General Counsel, the successful candidate will be working directly with the business and senior management teams. On this basis you will need to be able to point to strong communication skills combined with a commercial approach.

Candidates with a hardworking and can do attitude, who would be willing and able to get involved a number of different areas of work, would be sought. A confident solicitor who is a real team player and enjoys challenging themselves on a daily basis will thrive in this position.

Our client envisages that candidates with 4+ years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.