Legal Counsel - Leading UK Professional Services Organisation

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Professional Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Tom Evans

  • Contact email:

    tomevans@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    TEV - 1039702_1541003705

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-30

One of the UK's leading professional services organisations is looking for a talented commercial lawyer to join their team, reporting in to the legal director.

The role will offer the opportunity to:

  • review, draft and negotiate on commercial contracts with clients and suppliers, working to preferred positions where possible;
  • assist with the development of new products and propositions;
  • advise and work with the in-house litigation team to resolve matters of dispute
  • advise on procurement law and challenges.

This role is a great opportunity to get involved in lower volume/higher value contracts, working within a small team. As such, you will need to be able to demonstrate:

  • clear experience working in commercial contracts law, ideally within a procurement context;
  • an ability to communicate effectively with senior stakeholders;
  • sound project management/prioritisation skills;
  • ideally, some experience negotiating on government contracts.

If you are interested in the role, please apply online, or email TomEvans@taylorroot.com

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.