Corporate Solicitor: Newcastle

Location
Tyne and Wear, England, Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£31000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
28 Oct 2017
Ref
65485
Contact
Emma Chisholm
Sector/Practice Area
Corporate
Vacancy Type
Lawyers
Contract/hours
Full time

Our client is a prominent North East commercial firm and these roles are based in Newcastle

They require two experienced Corporate Solicitors (2 - 6 years PQE) to join the busy Company Commercial department. This role is a full time position in which the successful candidate will be expected to carry a substantial and demanding caseload, fully embrace practice development activities and demonstrate the ability to work under time pressure and to exacting client demands.

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Due Diligence
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Company Secretarial
  • Joint Ventures and Collaborations
  • Business Development

Requirements

An excellent up to date knowledge of relevant Law, experience of running a case load with minimal supervision and proven experience of business development is essential. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate an ability to prioritise, cope under pressure and work to strict deadlines. Good communication skills are essential as is managing expectations across a wide range of competing needs, a willingness to cover a variety of tasks and work outside of core hours on occasion.

Salary will be commensurate with experience

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.