Procurement Solicitor

4 days left

Recruiter
BCL Legal
Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£45000 - £65000 per annum + negotiable
Posted
05 Feb 2021
Closes
05 Mar 2021
Ref
SC/80142
Contact
Sean Cully
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Procurement
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement & Contracts Lawyer - Leeds

Market leading international firm seeks Procurement & Contracts Lawyer to join its central Procurement Team in Leeds. This Procurement role is offered on a full time, permanent basis.

As the firm's new Procurement Lawyer your work will include supporting all the firm's procurement needs/managing all spend. You will review, draft and negotiate a wide range of commercial supplier agreements from initiation to execution. Key responsibilities include:

· Management of new contracts and the renewal of existing contracts to execution / conclusion.
· Drafting of new contracts and developing the departmental precedent bank.
· Negotiation of contractual terms with suppliers, often at a senior level.
· Reviewing and negotiating supplier's own terms and conditions to ensure they meet the business' requirements.
· Amendment of existing supplier agreements to meet changing requirements.
· Providing commercial / legal insight to supplier agreements.
· Maintaining effective relationships with suppliers, leading commercial and contractual negotiations.
· Working with business owners, suppliers and the wider team in obtaining best value for the Firm.
· Working with disputes team to advise on the merits of procurement claims, from a claimant, defendant and interested party perspective.

Benefits include
- Excellent salary and package (negotiable depending on experience)
- Internal role that is quasi-in house
- A role where your contribution is genuinely recognised

You will be a qualified lawyer ideally with a commercial contracts background whether from in-house or private practice

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

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