Commercial Lawyer

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Posted 30+ days ago
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Permanent
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£53,000 - 68,000
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Private Practice
Reference Number:
AW/129142
Posted:
30+ days ago
Commercial/Projects Lawyer NQ-5 PQE - National Firm - Birmingham - full or part-time (4 days) Our client, a leading national firm, is seeking a junior commercial lawyer to join its highly ranked Government & Infrastructure team based at its offices in Birmingham. This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a position as a Commercial/Projects Lawyer within a Legal 500 and Chambers ranked team that is a trusted advisor to government and the public sector. Work includes high profile and cutting edge projects of national significance. Working environment is close knit, friendly and flexible and this role is offered on a full or part-time basis and offers excellent long term progression prospects. As a Commercial/Projects Lawyer at this firm, you would: · Provide non-contentious commercial advice for clients, acting for public bodies and for private sector organisations that have relationships with the public sector. · Work on major projects, particularly regeneration (e.g. housing and town centre schemes, including where there are joint ventures, or other innovative methods of delivery). · Deal with a variety of commercial agreements relating to collaborations, joint ventures and outsourcing. · Advise on alternative service delivery models, including wholly- and jointly-owned companies, mutualisation and shared services. · Provide public law advice; powers, procurement, and state aid. · Work closely with colleagues across the firm, including those in construction, corporate, procurement, property and employment. Candidate Requirements The successful Commercial/Projects Lawyer will: · Have 0-5 years' PQE. · Ideally have experience of advising public sector bodies or advising the private sector on contracts with the public sector, although broader commercial experience is welcomed provided there is a strong interest and desire to learn more about the public sector. · Have excellent drafting skills for a wide range of commercial documents and ideally some knowledge of public law, such as the public procurement regime (not necessary). · Have a personable and friendly personality with excellent communication skills and be able to think outside the box. · Be keen to have high levels of client contact. Benefits The successful Commercial/Projects Lawyer will be rewarded with: · A competitive salary plus bonus and comprehensive benefits package. · The opportunity to join a firm that is known nationally for the quality of its legal advice and sector knowledge. · Agile/flexible working with the option to undertake this role on a full or part time (4 days) basis. · A general expectation of two days a week in the office. · Training and development by senior members of the team in a supportive environment. Apply Now! Or if you would like an initial confidential discussion about this Commercial/Projects Lawyer opportunity in Birmingham, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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