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Commercial Contracts Solicitor

Commercial Contracts Solicitor

  • Location

    Winnersh

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom Dykes

  • Contact email:

    tom.dykes@1st-executive.com

  • Job ref:

    J690893_1720286924

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2024-08-05

Role: Commercial Contracts Solicitor

Location: Reading/Winnersh [Hybrid Working available minimum 1 day a month]

Salary: Circa £500 - £600 p/d depending on experience

Opportunity:

Work in house as part of a leading legal function renowned for delivering exceptional services to a unique client base. Our team is dedicated to providing innovative solutions and strategic advice across various sectors associated with central government and nuclear industry. We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Commercial Contracts Solicitor to join our growing dynamic team as we look to bring services in house.



Job Description:

As a Commercial Contracts Solicitor, you will be responsible for providing expert legal advice on a broad range of commercial contract matters. Your role will involve drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts, as well as advising internal stakeholders on contract law and commercial issues.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate a variety of commercial contracts, including supply agreements, service agreements, NDAs, and licensing agreements.
  • Provide clear and practical legal advice to clients on contract law, risk management, and compliance issues.
  • Advise clients on the implications of contractual terms and manage contract disputes.
  • Liaise with clients to understand their business needs and provide tailored legal solutions.
  • Stay updated on changes in legislation and case law relevant to commercial contracts.
  • Collaborate with other departments within the firm to deliver comprehensive legal services.
  • Manage and prioritise a busy caseload effectively, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality work.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified Solicitor with 5 years of post-qualification experience (PQE) in commercial contracts.
  • Strong knowledge of contract law and commercial practices.
  • Proven experience in drafting, negotiating, and advising on a wide range of commercial contracts.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Client-focused approach with a commitment to delivering exceptional service.


What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career development.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Exposure to a diverse range of clients and industries.
  • Flexible working arrangements.


How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and ambitious Commercial Contracts Solicitor looking to advance your career with a reputable firm, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to tom.dykes@1st-executive.com so we can arrange a time to discuss your background, suitability and the role itself in more detail.