Corporate Commercial Senior Lawyer

  • Job Reference: CLD/SL
  • Date Posted: 24 June 2020
  • Recruiter: North West
  • Location: Altrincham, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Corporate Commercial Senior Lawyer

Job reference: CLD/6967120

Job description: We are working on an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Corporate Commercial Senior Lawyer to join an award winning firm in Manchester.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering legal support across a wide range of corporate and commercial matters including drafting, negotiating and interpreting contracts
  • Giving accurate prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to clients’ enquiries whilst managing their expectations
  • Gaining an understanding of the clients’ requirements and how to achieve their needs
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Actively working to convert an enquiry into a new matter
  • Ensuring proper file management, that all time recording is accurate and billing is completed to agreed timescales
  • Involvement in practice development, not only for the Corporate Commercial department, but also for the other legal services offered by the firm
  • Maintaining confidentiality in line with the company’s policies and procedures; including dealing with confidential documents
  • Keeping abreast of changes in legislation, case law and carry out legal research
  • Promoting and complying with legislation and policies on equal opportunities and health and safety both in the delivery of services and the treatment of others
  • Identifying and undertaking training and development as required in order to meet personal, SRA and business needs

Applications are welcome from 8 – 10 years PQE Solicitors, Legal Executives or Lawyers, looking for a new and exciting challenge. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background and proven corporate experience.  

Salary: Dependent on Experience

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Charlotte Dickinson on cdickinson@venngroup.com or 0161 830 1830. or 0161 830 1830 .

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Charlotte Dickinson on cdickinson@venngroup.com or 0161 830 1830 . or 0161 830 1830 .

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.