In House Construction Counsel

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Bristol
Salary
£35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

In-House Construction Lawyer Job in Bristol


My client is a busy Construction Group based in Bristol. They are seeking a highly capable and experienced legal advisor to join their growing in-house legal team as soon as possible. This position is demanding and requires someone who possesses excellent communication skills who can hit the ground running. The role will be mostly contentious and will require working closely with the senior management team.

What you will need to succeed
You will possess substantial construction experience coupled with a sharp commercial acumen and relish working closely at the forefront of the business. Experience in dealing with external customers would also be welcomed as would the ability to read contracts quickly and determine salient points. You will ideally possess 3 years legal experience as a minimum and exceptional organizational, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Applications from both qualified solicitors and barristers will be considered.

What you will get in return
This is a great opportunity for a competent legal advisor to join a contemporary business. You will enjoy the benefits of working in Bristol from an easy-to-access office and high quality work, with a competitive salary.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in applying for this position click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new role, please contact Harriet Chapman in complete confidence at Hays. We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

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