Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
Newcastle Upon Tyne
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Legal 500 practice in Tyne and Wear seeks Company Commercial Solicitor with a proven track record in business development. The Firm Our client is a Legal 500 practice who delivers a full range of services to individuals and businesses across the UK. Recognising that their employees are their biggest asset they ensure a friendly and supportive environment where all are able to flourish. Priding themselves on their ability to deliver practical, high quality advice in a cost-effective and approachable manner they ensure exceptional client care at all times. Actively involved in their local communities they have a loyal and growing client base which stretches back across generations. The Role This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Company Commercial Solicitor to join an expanding team based in Newcastle. Managing a substantial caseload with minimal supervision, the successful Solicitor will provide a full range of company commercial services to both local and national businesses. Areas will include: data protection; intellectual property issues; IT contracts; drafting and advising on commercial agreements including: service level, terms and conditions, marketing and sponsorship agreements and supply and; the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation. In addition, the successful Solicitor will utilise their business development skills to build long-lasting client relationships and promote the services of the department and practice as a whole, generating referrals. Offering continued training and development, career progression and a competitive remunerations package including: generous holiday, pension scheme, private healthcare and life insurance, this opportunity is not to be missed. Please contact Jake for further information quoting reference JHS26908. The Candidate You must be a qualified Solicitor with 2-6 years` PQE and a solid background in Company Commercial; You will have outstanding communication skills and a client-focused approach to your work; You will thrive under pressure, meeting tight deadlines whilst maintaining high levels of accuracy; You will have your own workload and be able to work with minimal supervision; You will be flexible, professional and detail orientated; You must have a proven track record in business development. COMPANY COMMERCIAL SOLICITOR PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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