Commercial Lawyer In-House

England, London
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
07 Aug 2017
04 Sep 2017
Neel Mehta
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type

Legal jobs London, in-house legal jobs London, legal counsel jobs London, commercial lawyer jobs London

Your new company
An international asset management and operations & management focused renewable energy organisation in the heart of London, with multi-million Pound involvement in prestigious utility and renewable energy projects. The organisation has made excellent progress since its inception nearly 10 years ago, and aims to become the world leader in renewable energy development projects. The company invests in top quality people who can play an active role in its continued growth.

Your new role
A commercial legal position supporting the General Counsel as part of a collaborative and respected legal function. You will negotiate and draft business relevant commercial agreements including power purchase agreements. You will also assist in corporate M&A matters, and contribute across the wider legal function. You will build relationships with different business units, and communicate and simply commercial challenges in a professional and consultative manner.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified lawyer with 4+ PQE or equivalent experience. Applications from both UK qualified lawyers and those from other jurisdictions will be welcomed. You will be an excellent communicator with proven technical ability and stakeholder management awareness. You will ideally have trained with a reputable law firm, and in-house experience will be welcomed. Experience within the renewable energy sector will be appreciated. You will have experience with commercial contracts, particularly power purchase agreements, either within the private or public sectors.

What you'll get in return
High quality work in an international environment that operates as a meritocracy. You will work within an organisation with the betterment of the environment as part of the bedrock of its ethos, and you will be part of a really distinctive success story in the renewables space.

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