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Legal Counsel – Major Projects – Flexible Working

Last updated on 10/03/2020

Sector: Engineering
Reference: 4735MD
Location: East Midlands or London
Posted: 19/02/2020

Description


Major Projects, Flexible working considered

 

Global engineering group and market leader seek to recruit additional lawyers to support either bids or delivery of major UK capital projects based in either London or the East Midlands.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Working closely with bids or project delivery teams you will advise on complex contracts, risk management and management/avoidance of disputes. 
  • Negotiate and draft contracts (manufacturing, supply, maintenance, software licensing, technology transfer, JVs, agency, procurement, bonds and guarantees), offer legal advice on a range of issues and seek to resolve disputes with suppliers/customers or against the business.

 

We are looking for:

 

  • UK qualified lawyer with a minimum of 3 years’ experience*
  • Trained with a well-regarded law firm
  • Must have experience advising on complex contracts but could come from a non-contentious or contentious background
  • Further QS qualification would also be a benefit but not essential
  • Additional European language would be a benefit
  • Team player with strong leadership ability

 

This is an opportunity to make your mark in a fast-paced, multicultural business with a fantastic reputation for employee care and development. Flexible working will be considered.

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Senior Legal Counselposition, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui Douglas. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

 

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