BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Projects Associate

Leeds and West Yorkshire
£41,000.00 - 50,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Projects Solicitor Required. BCL Legal are currently working with a leading global Law firm with the recruitment of a projects solicitor into their busy and expanding Leeds team. This role would suit a newly qualified up to 5 years PQE solicitor, however more experienced candidates are encouraged to apply. Applications are encouraged from solicitors from alternative backgrounds but must have has some exposure to projects, infrastructure or construction work. Experience in the transport or travel sector would be advantageous but not essential.

Previous experience in Projects is not essential for being considered for this role. The current team is made up from solicitors from all backgrounds including; Banking, Construction, Corporate, Real Estate and other such areas. Please do get in touch if you're unsure if you have the transferable skills.
This is a unique role with the chance to join one of the biggest Projects teams in the North. You will be acting on a number of big ticket transactions across a variety of sectors. However you will not only be exposed to the high value work as there will be opportunities to work on the smaller regional matters which allows the successful candidate to be involved on a wide range of matters.

As the successful candidate you will be working directly with senior lawyers in the team, you will receive a diverse and challenging mix of work. You will be expected to manage your own caseload involving significant interface with clients and also work as part of a wider on significant transactions and cases.
Applications are encouraged from solicitors coming up to NQ-5 years PQE. In addition, you should be a team player, client focused and a good communicator with a strong practical approach to your workload. A commitment to delivering excellent client service is essential, as is the ability to juggle the demands of a heavy workload.

The ability to be able to support complex transactions, liaise and coordinate efficiently with other fee earners within the team and the wider business is key to success in this role. You will have great academics including a 2:1 degree ideally at a redbrick university, strong commercial aware and most importantly a willingness to learn.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.

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