Commercial Lawyer

DAS Legal
Bristol (City Centre)
13 Nov 2017
20 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Commercial Lawyer to join our In House Commercial team based in Bristol. As well as handling a busy and varied workload, you will be given the opportunity to grow the department organically through the firms existing client base. This is a chance for an ambitious and driven individual to make their mark on this exciting firm, to demonstrate leadership and relationship management skills as well as to have a fundamental impact on the way the team progresses.

The Team's three core competencies are in:

* Finance and Regulation i.e insurance and data protection
* General Commercial i.e Procurement, Contract advice, Sales and acquisitions of goods and services, agency and distribution, outsourcing services
* IT telecoms/Media i.e Procurement, contracts and licences

About you:

As a Commercial Lawyer you will:

* Be a Solicitor with 6 years + PQE;
* provide a non-contentious specialist service to business clients;
* bring a broad and varied experience of company and general commercial law;
* have experience of working in the legal SME sector;
* have proven experience of managing a team and a strong performance management culture;
* be highly skilled and technically precise with the confidence and ability to lead others and gain their support quickly; and
* build the confidence of clients and team members alike through your positive, progressive and enthusiastic approach to the challenges and opportunities which will present themselves.

In return for your commitment we will offer you generous remuneration and an attractive benefits package. You will join a supportive and fun environment which will encourage dedication and hard work whilst also offering the opportunity to engage in a wide range of personal and professional development activities.

About DAS Law:

DAS Law is an ambitious and innovative law firm occupying offices in the heart of Bristol and Bedwas, South Wales. The firm operates as an independent firm whilst enjoying the significant benefit of being part of the DAS UK Group, which sits within the Munich Re/ERGO Group.

The firm has a clear strategic plan to grow revenue via its 10 year plan. DAS Law already enjoys a significant income stream from DAS UK Group, a leading Legal Expenses Insurer, as well as plans well underway to grow additional revenue from the wider Munich Re and ERGO Group. Over the coming years the firm will increase its income from the parent group whilst also targeting commercial and private client growth within the wider market.

DAS Law and DAS Group pride themselves on being values driven businesses. The core values we adhere to are:

Respect : we respect the views of others and give regard to their opinions and feelings
Improve : we challenge the norm and seek out opportunities for continuous improvement
Go the extra mile : we strive to exceed expectations in our dealing with clients and colleagues
Honesty : we are honest and sincere in everything we do
Think client : our clients are our top priority and we strive for a successful outcome for them.

If you can live our values and share our ambition for progress and growth then we would be delighted to hear from you.