Commercial Solicitor

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£50,000 - £60,000
04 Apr 2018
04 May 2018
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

We have the pleasure of working with a leading law firm in South Manchester who are looking a Commercial Solicitor to join its team. The department has an excellent reputation which is recognised by The Legal 500.

A huge advantage of working for this firm is that you will not have an individual billing target as the firm instead operate a team/departmental target. So, if you are seeking a better work life balance, whilst maintaining an excellent quality of work, then this could be the firm for you!

A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer, which is negotiable, depending upon your previous experience. This includes 25 days holiday plus 3 additional days for the Christmas festive period. Plus, bank holidays and ½ day off for your birthday. In addition, they also provide private Monthly social events across the firm, early finish on Fridays, private healthcare, subsidised gym membership, a death-in-service scheme, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, cycle-to-work scheme, and a 3% contributory pension plan.

The role

My client is a niche Commercial law firm based in South Manchester. You will be working within the Commercial team. The team deal with a range of non-contentious commercial matters and provide legal support to businesses on all aspects of commercial law.

In this role you will be working directly with Partners and Senior Solicitors in the team on a wide range of non-contentious commercial matters to include: -

  • IT, E-Commerce & Telecoms contract
  • Software development, licensing and hosting agreements
  • Web-development agreements
  • Data protection
  • Advice on IPRs
  • Assignment and licensing of intellectual property right
  • Franchising
  • Outsource / consultancy / procurement agreements
  • Joint venture and collaboration agreements
  • Commercial contracts and trading agreements
  • Standard terms of business and supply, agency and distribution agreements
  • Advice on competition law

The candidate

You will be a Solicitor qualified to practice in England and Wales with at least two years’ PQE. You will possess an excellent academic record and have a proven track record working as a Solicitor and dealing with a varied case load of Commercial matters. 

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established law firm and department that is growing rapidly with opportunities to advance and develop, whilst also offering you the opportunity to work alongside experienced members of the team, developing your legal career further.  

If you would like to find out more about this role and other potential opportunities, please contact me today for a confidential chat.

Key Contact

Please contact Laura-Jayne Levine on 0151 242 1630 to discuss this position in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

We aim to respond to applicants within 2 working days. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Kingsley is a specialist recruitment consultancy. The legal division has a diverse client base that includes medium sized commercial practices, long established civil practices and niche boutiques through to larger regional commercial firms and top ranked nationals. We enjoy what we do and we want others to enjoy working with us. We believe our clients and candidates need recruitment consultants they can work with and trust. Kingsley also has dedicated teams that focus on engineering, property and business support.

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