Junior Solicitor

Recruiter
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Ashford, Kent
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 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