In-house Counsel

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Worthing, West Sussex
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Solicitor / In-house Counsel to join the In-house legal team of a well-known and successful utility company based in West Sussex. The role would be ideal for a candidate with significant experience drafting commercial contracts and advising on public procurement, with around 2-6 years PQE.

Based in the modern headquarters of this well-known utility business, the Commercial Solicitor will work alongside a team of experienced Solicitors in providing comprehensive legal advice to the business. Reporting into the Head of Legal, the successful candidate will draft and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts, including high value and complex agreements, and will also advise on public procurement and other strategic projects.

Applications are invited from Solicitors, with either In-house or Private Practice backgrounds, with significant experience within commercially-focussed teams. Candidates will be comfortable working in a highly autonomous environment and have a pro-active and positive work ethos.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Commercial Solicitor, ideally with more than 2 years post qualification experience, to join the In-house legal team of this well-known utility business.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration.

Please contact Olivia Collicott, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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