Commercial Solicitor / Associate
- Job Number 09980
Job Reference: 09980
Location: West Midlands
Job sector: Private Practice
Contact: Helen Abrahams
Discipline: Corporate Commercial, Qualified 2016
We are working in partnership with a well-respected Commercial law firm situated in the heart of Birmingham.
The requirement is for a junior Commercial Solicitor to join the firms Commercial team, to work alongside and closely with the teams Director who has an increasingly busy work load developed from a heavy amount of business development, recommendations, repeat clients and referrals.
The firm pride themselves on their growing reputation in the corporate and commercial legal sphere, servicing clients of all origins, with many national and international businesses as their clients.
The firm have strong and undeniably good reputation in all things commercial, be it non-litigious and litigious, corporate and property related.
Over the past couple of years the firm has expanded considerably making strategic hires in their three core areas, and they continue to develop and build, with enviable plans for the future.
To assist in these plans, a crucial next hire is for a Commercial Solicitor.
THE ROLE OF COMMERCIAL SOLICITOR:
The Commercial Solicitor will be an enthusiastic and ambitious solicitor.
Ideally our client is looking to hire at 2-4 PQE (a guide only).
The role will be to work in unison with the Director of the commercial work, assisting on weightier projects, receiving less complex matters to lead on, and to be the main point of contact whilst the Director is absent from the office on occasions.
Therefore it is imperative that the new appointee is reliable, efficient, confident, and well-practised in commercial drafting, dealing with queries, and managing client expectations.
It is because of these reasons they seek to appoint a UK qualified Commercial Solicitor offering no less than 2 PQE. Those with less experience will be considered, but they will need to demonstrate key abilities in order to be able to fulfil this role.
KEY REQUIREMENTS FROM THE COMMERCIAL SOLICITOR:
· UK qualified Solicitor
· 2 PQE +
· Strong technical ability
· A training contract with a reputable national or leading regionally located Commercial law firm
· To be able to work in an autonomous fashion
· Used to using own initiative
· Commerically astute
· Business and marketing focus
For more information on this super opportunity or for general career advice in the strictest of confidence, please contact me, Helen Abrahams at VG CHARLES &CO on 0121 233 5009 or mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Ref: HA/09980