Junior Solicitor

Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Ashford, Kent
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
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