Commercial Solicitor

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£70000 - £72000 per annum
Posted
29 May 2024
Closes
26 Jun 2024
Ref
JN -052024-6437573
Contact
Mike Smith
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a specialist managed legal services team based in Leeds who advise a range of high profile global clients across the private and public sector. This is a great opportunity for a Commercial Solicitor to join a growing business who have the support of a global law firm and work on large commercial projects.

Client Details

Our client is growing managed legal services provider who advise clients across the public and private sector. The business has several lawyers in Leeds who work as in-house lawyers advising blue chip clients on large commercial projects. The business was formed as part of a in-house offering from a global well known law firm.

Description

The Commercial Solicitor will deal with a range of responsibilities including;

· Working closely with the senior legal counsel on large commercial projects

· Provide legal advice to clients on commercial law matters and large contract reviews

· Draft, review and negotiate complex commercial contracts and working on large global outsourcing deals.

· Supporting clients in a range of sectors as their managed legal services provider

Help junior members in the team

Being the key contact for stakeholders / clients

Profile

The successful Commercial Solicitor should have:

· A background in commercial contracts gained in practice or In-house

· Likely to be around 3-8 years PQE

· Strong academics

· An interest in managed legal services

· Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

Job Offer

  • An estimated salary range of £70,000 - £72,000 per year.
  • A generous benefits package including a 5% pension contribution, bonus scheme and health care.
  • A holiday entitlement of 25 days per year.
  • Opportunities for flexible and agile working.
  • A supportive and collaborative company culture.