Legal Counsel - Commercial/Construction

Location
Wakefield
Salary
£80000 - £85000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted
14 Nov 2017
Closes
14 Dec 2017
Ref
DS727391
Contact
David Smith
Experience / PQE
PQE 3 - 6 years, PQE 6 - 10 years
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Our client is an established engineering and construction sector organisation who is looking for an additional in house construction lawyer to join their extensive team based in Wakefield. Reporting in to the Head of Legal, you will be working in an experienced team that offer a supportive, yet competitive work environment.

You will be exposed to a wide variety of legal matters, including complex construction disputes and a wide variety of commercial contracts and agreements. A strong background in construction law is vital for this position.

The company is involved in some of the most complex, high profile and fascinating engineering projects in the world and the successful candidate will be mentored in a legal team that has been with the firm for many years. As a result you will be involved in hugely interesting and stimulating work that will push your career forward with exciting potential for progression and development.

Our client envisages that candidates with 5 or more years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact David Smith at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.