Great opportunity to work as a Commercial Contracts Lawyer for our corporate client based in Uxbridge. Have you taken either a law degree or equivalent qualification followed by a Graduate Diploma in Law course? Do you have Commercial Contract experience working in an in-house role? Are you interested in working in a new dynamic team and have the passion and drive to help grow a department to do better? If so this could be the perfect opportunity for you!!!!!
The main purpose of the role is to achieve agreed key result areas through corporate compliance and value added solution management. You will report into the Head of Legal and work within a small team with a continuous flow of ideas and shared ownership responsibilities. You will also be working with other internal departments to deliver corporate objectives.
It is also vital that you develop good relationships within Sales and Operational contracts to ensure that all activity is aligned to common goals.
The role of the Commercial Contract Lawyer requires individuals who have a dynamic approach to solution management and negotiation and an attention to detail to ensure compliance with the company corporate policy.
You will be asked to operate across all areas of the business on a national basis and will be expected to travel as required, though this is not anticipated to be more than one day per week from the designated office.
You will be involved in new business opportunities; protecting and extending existing contracts and providing commercial and contractual support on existing business.
The aim of the function is to deliver a professional service, both externally and internally, with clear and transparent advice and documentation.
As a summary the individual and the team will deal with, legal and commercial management and processes. Legal and commercial review of contracts. New bid due diligence including contractual and service level agreements. Risk and opportunity analysis, Contractual administration including letters of intent; supplier agreements; confidentiality agreements; contract extensions; etc.
Commercial and contractual education and awareness. Negotiations with third parties. Identifying value enhancement and implementation. Customer facing and working in tandem with Sales and Operations.
What the client is looking for in you?
Commercial Awareness the ability to think laterally and understand the cost and value drivers within a competitive business environment. Contract knowledge an understanding of the formation of commercial contracts and the drafting and application of contracts to company standard.
Communication the individual should have excellent written and oral skills to concisely and clearly provide documented information both internally and externally. Negotiation experience of face to face meetings with external and internal clients within a business environment.
Interested in taking on an exciting new challenge??! Then please apply here today, if you would like to speak to me directly about the role feel free to call Damian on 07515325487!!