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Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor

  • £42821 - £48069 per annum
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Permanent
  • Legal, Local Government & Public Sector

Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor

£42821- £48069

This role will provide you with the opportunity to continue with your professional development within a dynamic, forward-thinking organisation. You will be assisting with commercial, projects and procurements as well as contributing to the development of leading practices.

This role will bring challenge, team working opportunities and is highly rewarding.

The duties of the Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor role will include:

  • Advising on the implementation and interpretation of public procurement regulations
  • Drafting, negotiating and interpreting commercial contract
  • Work collaboratively with senior colleagues on more complex matters
  • Assist senior colleagues in assignments and the delivery of projects
  • Provide advice to stakeholders in relation to risk

Experience required for the Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor role:

We are keen to hear from candidates that have a genuine desire to work in commercial and procurement law in a public sector environment. Ideally they will have a basic understanding of commercial and public procurement.

You must be qualified or due to qualify soon for this role, candidates who are newly qualified are encouraged to apply!

Benefits of the Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor role include;

  • A competitive salary
  • 28 days Annual Leave (increases on years of service) plus bank holidays.
  • Excellent local government pension scheme
  • Career development and on going training
  • Flexible working hours

How to apply for the Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor role:

If you are interested in this Principal Legal Officer opportunity, please apply by CV immediately to be considered for short-listing. Alternatively, should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying, please contact India Langman in the Manchester office.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

India Langman Senior Consultant

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