Corporate Associate 3-6 PQE

Recruiter
Hays Legal
Location
England, Berkshire, Reading
Salary
£50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted
21 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jul 2019
Ref
3620530
Contact
Benjamin Brooks
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Your new team
With one of the largest national corporate teams in the UK my clients national Corporate team advised on 1 in 35 of all corporate transactions in the UK in 2017 and was recognised as the number 1 corporate adviser in the country. With a client-centric ethos, long-term team stability and the significant experience of their deal leaders, my client is known and valued for their dynamism, entrepreneurial spirit and practical approach. The structure of their highly accomplished national team enables them to offer a partner lead approach on every transaction. They consistently act as trusted advisers for clients in sectors as diverse as manufacturing and retail, recruitment and education.

Your new role
I am seeking to recruit a talented Corporate Senior Associate/Associate/Solicitor to join their busy and growing corporate team in Reading, which has recently celebrated it's 3rd birthday and has a corporate team of 8 so far. The successful candidate will have solid corporate experience and a high level of technical ability. The role will involve working on a broad range of matters including share sale transactions (acting for sellers and buyers) and on business and asset transactions.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have 2+ years PQE and be a very personable, bright and confident individual. Having spent the early years of their career learning their craft, the successful candidate will be capable of producing an excellent standard of work whilst supervising others in the team. The ideal candidate will also enjoy marketing and business development activities. You will be a robust individual and will have the strength of character to interact effectively with colleagues and clients at every level. You will also demonstrate the following attributes:

  • excellent commercial acumen
  • good face to face and documentary negotiation skills
  • ability and willingness to learn
  • attention to detail
  • organised with time and documents
  • good IT skills
  • discretion and professionalism


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