Job Title: Commercial Solicitor
Job reference: OBV/530292
Job Description: We are recruiting for a Commercial Solicitor to join a prosperous firm that is based in Leeds, on a permanent basis.
Hours: Full time, 35 hours
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Commercial Solicitor to join an award winning, dynamic commercial team.
The successful candidate will be:
- Supplementing and supporting the smooth running of the Commercial Department and continued growth of the team
- Advising commercial clients on commercial contracts, IT and IP work, shareholder agreements in addition to both the purchase and sale of businesses
- Managing a case load along with providing support to the Commercial team
- Procuring business leads, and seeking marketing opportunities for promotion and sustained success of the department
- 2 years PQE experience within Commercial Law
- Experience of working in a corporate capacity within a fast-paced fast evolving and dynamic environment.
- Must be results driven, be highly adaptable and flexible, work comfortably in a fast paced and dynamic legal environment.
- Set the highest standard as a fee earner
- Exceptional drafting skills and demonstrate extensive knowledge of the Commercial sector
- Develop and implement legal and commercially viable strategies for the business unit which align to the business objectives.
- Demonstrate creative talents and the ability to problem solve.
- Have the ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks and meet tight deadlines.
- Must have excellent communication skills.
- Excellent time management and organisation skills.
- Be proactive and self-motivated.
- Excellent attention to detail
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.