Great opportunity for a commercial lawyer with at least 3 years PQE to join an award winning international law firm in Birmingham as part of their leading international Commercial Team.
The team are known for being proactive, commercial and pragmatic, taking pride in delivering work efficiently in an easily digestible format and thinking outside the box to find innovative solutions for clients.
The successful candidate will be joining a highly innovative solutions-driven team and have the opportunity to gain first class experience working on a wide range of matters from supply chain, outsourcing and technology projects. The team regularly works for major household name clients on a global basis. For a junior lawyer looking to step up in their career, this role will provide a fantastic platform for development, with the opportunity to become a true specialist in one of the firm’s core sectors.
The work will be varied and challenging, working on major projects with high profile clients including; Tesco plc, World Athletics, Premiership Football Clubs, Russell Group Universities, The Ministry of Justice and innovative disruptors across various sectors.
The ideal candidate will be a well-rounded lawyer; technically excellent, commercially astute, highly motivated and enthusiastic. A team player with a can-do attitude, a strong client focused approach and a desire to deliver innovative solutions. A strong academic background, excellent communication and organisational skills and the desire and ability to support junior and senior colleagues as well as build strong client relationships.
You will have trained and worked in a large commercial practice and be able to demonstrate an excellent track record of drafting complex commercial contracts. Ideally you will have experience of advising both public and private sector clients on large projects and worked on international matters. A good understanding of the application of TUPE, data protection and intellectual property law in the context of long-term services supply and outsourcing agreements is also necessary.
In return the candidate will have the opportunity to work on cutting edge, first class commercial work within a highly supportive firm with genuine long-term career prospects with a tailor-made personal development programme. The firm pay extremely competitive salaries and have a first-rate benefits package.
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.