Junior Solicitor

Recruiter
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Ashford
Salary
£22000 - £28000/annum
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Pearson Whiffin are currently recruiting for a Junior Solicitor to be based in the heart of Ashford.

A fantastic opportunity within a busy in-house legal team. Assisting and providing legal and commercial advice to the business whilst also supporting the other solicitors and legal team.

Duties Include:

* Assisting the group secretary and the legal team whilst also negotiating contracts and other legal documentation
* Providing assistance to ensure a clear understanding of all legal matters with customers, clients and staff members
* Covering a variety of topics within the organisation including, trading agreements, service agreements, confidentiality agreements, terms and conditions of sale / purchase with suppliers and customers
* Prepare day to day workload in relation to negotiation of customer and supplier contracts whilst being able to review further terms and conditions for the business
* Assisting the management with disputes and general legal enquires

The Successful Individual:

* Must be a qualified solicitor
* Must have technical knowledge and good experience of commercial contract law
* Educated to a degree level
* A flexible "can do" attitude with excellent communication and organisational skills
* Ability to maintain high standards, and show ability to identify support judgments and decisions made