Commercial Lawyer

  • Location:

    West Sussex, England

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    David Holden

  • Contact email:

    david.holden@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/558355

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-04

  • Start date:

    ASAP

We're working with a firm of successful, experienced business advisers who embrace a solutions-focused and relationship-based approach to the delivery of legal advice.

They're looking for a full-time Commercial Lawyer in Crawley to work with a wide range of clients in key sectors of FinTech, facilities management, international distribution, retail marketing and aviation. A competitive salary and benefits are available, with fantastic opportunities for career progression.

Highlights of the role:
Working as part of an inclusive team of three Commercial Lawyers in Crawley, you will enjoy lots of responsibility and autonomy. Earning a competitive salary, you can expect to work with clients on a wide range of commercial legal work that involves advising, drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of agreements. You'll provide advice on a broad remit of commercial law, including data protection, IT/tech (including SaaS and software), competition law, outsourcing, commercial distribution, agency and joint-venture agreements, and data protection, including implementation and operational management of GDPR compliance risks.

You will also support clients on:
-Legal risk management,
-Contract lifecycle management processes and tools.
-You'll act as a client relationship manager for allocated clients, and will help build commercial awareness and business strategy.

Commercial Law Qualifications:
As a qualified Commercial Lawyer, you'll have a real passion for the law. You'll ideally have a minimum of 5 years' PQE and will have gained experience as a solicitor working in practice as well as in house, with a proven track record working in commercial law.

Please apply as directed. We want to hear from the best applicants today. Rest assured that in this time of COVID-19 any interviews and working environments will comply with the latest relevant health and safety regulations.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.