Company Commercial Solicitor

Recruiter
Legals 4 Lawyers
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
circa £50-65,000pa + Bonus
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
COMPANY COMMERCIAL SOLICITOR

PQE LEVELS – 5-10yrs pqe

LOCATION: Hertfordshire

REF – L4L638

THE FIRM

Our clients, a forward-thinking and progressive niche law firm based in Hertfordshire is currently seeking a full-time Company Commercial Solicitor of at least 5-10yrs PQE to work alongside the Head of Dept.

Their Partners are all specialists in their respective fields and they act for a wide range of local, national and international clients, providing bespoke services and legal advice due to their experience and expertise in day to day and in complex legal matters.

With their dedicated client care, a supportive team behind them, together with cutting edge resources, this makes our clients one of the finest firms to work for, holding the Lexcel Practice standard and CQS.

THE ROLE:

Due to continued growth in their company commercial practice, they are looking to recruit a specialist Company Commercial Solicitor with experience in business sales and acquisitions, Licencing, start up companies etc. The position represents a great opportunity for a Solicitor to work alongside the Head of Department in assisting in the development and expansion of the firm and enhance their client base. You will naturally be enthusiastic and committed, able to take a flexible attitude to work and keen to contribute to the growth of the firm.

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful candidate must be experienced in a wide range of company and corporate work, including M&A's, corporate transactions, joint ventures, LLPs, partnerships and corporate finance, together with experience of commercial work or acting for entrepreneurs / investors which would be an advantage;

Ideally, candidates should be able to competent and confident within corporate transactions. Candidates must have extensive experience in the fields listed above. Experience of commercial contract work is a further advantage. A strong commitment to working in Hertfordshire and adjacent counties is desirable. Ideally someone who will feel comfortable in a range of business development activities. There is no requirement for a following for this position.

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

Professional but friendly and approachable;

Strong knowledge base as described;

Strong communication skills;

Commercially minded;

Track of record of achieving career, financial (including fee targets) and business development goals;

Great enthusiasm to engage in networking and business development;

Clear demonstrable ability and keenness to build and maintain client and referrer relationships;

Excellent administration and organisational skills;

Strong team player;

Good IT skills;

Driving Licence and car.

Start Date: October 2017

Salary : £50-65,000 pa (dep on exp) + Bonus

25 days Holiday + public holidays

Hours: 9-5.30pm

Health Care, Pension, Allocated rota Parking.

If you are seeking a role with responsibility and with good long-term career prospects for advancement, then we will be happy to discuss the firm and the appointment in more detail.