Solicitor - Commercial

Recruiter
Burton Recruitment Limited
Location
Lancashire
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Solicitor

During an exciting period of expansion, our client is actively seeking a Solicitor with varied general commercial experience.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

• Providing Legal support and advice for tender submissions for new business.
• Creating and updating standard terms and conditions, incorporating changes in law and the businesses requirements.
• Development of non-standard contracts and bespoke offerings, commercial frameworks, intercompany arrangements
• Activities, including due diligence supporting Group legal with corporate M & A activities.
• Contract drafting using a variety of templates specific to the Capita business, as well as non-standard and standard forms of contract for client contracts.
• Analysis of tender opportunities to be pursued by the business, identifying legal and commercial risks and opportunities, proposing appropriate solutions and mitigations to the business.
• Contract change management; both relating to contract variations, and supporting business change requests impacting on contractual estate
• Review and negotiation of the terms and conditions of Client Contracts and Sub-Contracts/ Licensing agreements, ensuring that the company’s commercial position is always protected/maintained
• Advising and supporting the business in maintain compliance with relevant legislative changes including changes in respect of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the introduction of GDPR.

The successful applicant will have a qualifying law degree and LPC or equivalent and 2-5 years PQE with in-depth experience of a broad range of both client and supplier legal and commercial contracts.

In addition, you will be competent operating in a technology driven, data intensive setting where data protection and industry specific regulatory issues are vital to operations. The role requires an ability to operate autonomously from the start.

This is a unique opportunity to join a dynamic and forward-thinking company at a very exciting stage. You will be given autonomy and support in equal measure, together with a highly competitive remunerations package and genuine scope for progression

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