In-House Commercial Solicitor (Junior and Senior Level)

England, Northamptonshire
£70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
08 Feb 2024
07 Mar 2024
JN -022024-363190
Christopher Ewles
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: In-House Commercial Solicitor (Junior and Senior Level)
Location: Northamptonshire (Hybrid Working)
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Our client based in Northamptonshire is actively in the market seeking to recruit a junior and senior level Commercial Legal Counsel.

Your Role:

  • Review, draft, and negotiate commercial contracts for new customer business and contract renewals across the UK.
  • Provide commercial legal support to our entire UK business, including key customer contract negotiation and regulatory compliance.
  • Oversee supplier contracts and address general inquiries from within the business.
  • Collaborate on various legal matters, including employment, regulatory compliance, and corporate transactions.
  • Advise and engage with senior stakeholders to articulate legal risks and strategies aligned with our company objectives.
  • Manage litigation, regulatory proceedings, and external counsel as necessary.

What You Need to Succeed:

  • UK qualified commercial solicitor with solid experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating a broad range of commercial agreements , ideally gained in both in-house and/or private practice settings.
  • Familiarity with legal frameworks relevant to supply chain management would be an advantage.
  • Ability to provide high-quality commercial legal advice independently and as part of a cohesive team.
  • Strong communication and organisation skills.
  • Capacity to cultivate robust business relationships across all levels of the organisation and external stakeholders.


Competitive salary dependant on experience plus bonus and benefits.