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Our client is a business at the cutting edge of technology, and has experienced a meteoric rise in a very interesting and futureproofed economic sector. With a strong order book, and excellent reputation, they have established a small legal team which will grow as the company continues to do so. An already established and well integrated legal team is key to the ongoing success of the company.
The small and high calibre legal team requires additional in house legal counsel as the business grows. This is a diverse and interesting in house legal counsel role, typical of an exciting business in a key development phase. You will offer general and commercial legal advice on a range of matters across the business which might include: large scale project contracts, supplier agreements, procurement contracts support on corporate matters, governance and best process, developing key business practice by offering training and guidance across the organisation.
To take on this role you'll need to have experience of wide scope of high value commercial legal matters You'll be a solicitor with an interest in being at the heart of a business. You'll probably need at least a couple of years PQE to have gained the necessary experience to take on the role, ideally from a non-contentious commercial, corporate or projects background. Individuals with an engineering or construction background may also be interested in the organisation and be able to add value, or if you are a commercial litigator with a genuine interest in working in house. The ideal fit for this role would be someone who is skilled at negotiating commercial agreements, is a collaborative team player, and possesses strong commercial acumen.
The business is based in South Yorkshire with very easy travel connections around the region, and offers work from home practises too. For more information please get in touch as soon as possible
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