Your new company
A leading UK firm is looking to expand their Commercial & Charities team in their Reading office. My client has over 1000 staff working across the UK and works across 71 sectors of Law. Acting for large corporations, SME's, entrepreneurs, public sectors, charity organisations and individuals alike. Their clients respect the firm for their "exemplary service", code of practise, heritage and engagement, their clients often refer others to them for all types of legal work. The Commercial team has now been fully integrated in Reading and assists both Southampton and London with corporate matters.
Your new role
You will be assisting the partners and senior solicitors with a wide range of large commercial project transactions whilst also attaining responsibility for driving completion of assignment for various other commercial matters such as; trading agreements, T'c & C's, distribution and agency agreements, research and collaboration agreements, all aspects of data protection compliance and advise, IT contracts, IP licensing agreements, consumer contracts and non-disclosure agreements.
Large scale projects of such will include working across both private and public sector clients such as medical equipment suppliers, IT projects, public procurement with the NHS and local government sectors. With exposure to a wide variety of work to a junior solicitor, you will be further assisting with GDPR and data protection.
What you'll need to succeed
Most of all you should be passionate about commercial law as well as be enthusiastic to learn and grow into your new career. Your previous practise experience should span over a few year and you should have been exposed to a variety of case work and be confident in you ability to complete commercial work the a high quality level. Additional experience or interest in areas of I.T and data protection would be preferred and useful however not essential.
You should also have a strong academic background, commercial awareness, have a keen eye for details, be a team player, have a professional mannerism and provide examples of previous business development. Standard expectations of billable hours and fee targets can be found out on request.
What you'll get in return
I return you will receive a highly competitive salary as well as an exceptional benefits package. You will be supported throughout your career at this firm with exceptional guidance and leaderships delivered from their award winning senior team. With progression and development embedded into their ethos you will thrive and be encouraged to succeed.
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