Corporate Solicitor

Recruiter
Location
West Yorkshire, England, Leeds
Salary
£46000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
RJM48570
Contact
Rachael Mann
Sector/Practice Area
Corporate
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Full time

Looking for London quality work and carer opportunity but without the long commute? Leeds can offer the career opportunity and work quality together with considerable lifestyle opportunities, whether you want to live in the countryside, a spa town or are not yet ready to give up on city living it can offer it all!

This particular role is for someone at a relatively junior level, probably 3-5 years pqe, but who wants to be fast tracked make a considerable step up in the next 12 to 18 months. The practice in question handle some of their client's most complex transactions, drawing on considerable international and national resource. They also have sector focussed experts who support, ensuring that they not only handle the work at the highest technical level but also deliver significant commercial value.

The work itself is primarily transactional in a range of areas covering:
M&A (public and private and both domestic and international cross border)
joint ventures
equity capital markets
private equity

If you have a more general skill set and want to develop a specialisation as your career progresses you will be fully supported in this.

They will also fully support you in honing your strategic client development skills. There will be external training and the firm have an internal programme to enable the development of these skills with realistic expectations. They have multidisciplinary groups on non-partners working together to set objectives, really developing this key skill and delivering considerable client contact opportunities as well as ensuring that you know a wide base of lawyers within the firm both nationally and internationally.

In terms of the skills that they are keen for this person to possess, they would like someone:
used to the rigours of corporate work
with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong client relationships
someone who wants to be a team player and would, whether now or longer term, relish the opportunity to support junior colleagues.
who values client care and looks to deliver at a high level

This firm has a culture of genuine equality and meritocracy, it allows personality and drive to shine through ensuring that individual development is just that!

How to apply
If you would like to apply for this role, please contact Rachael Mann or another member of the Private Practice team at Sacco Mann. Alternatively, if you would be interested in other available opportunities, please visit our website or contact one of our specialist consultants. If this role is not for you, but you know someone who may be interested then please let them or us know as we offer a reward scheme for all successful referrals. For full terms please see our website.