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Commercial Solicitor

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
Closing date
20 May 2021
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Hugely significant plc which has several sites across the north of England requires a blue-chip commercial lawyer with a first class pedigree for an exciting role.

Working within its small, however, influential and integral In-house legal team, the role can be based in either Newcastle upon Tyne, or West Yorkshire.

You will be responsible for a varied and challenging caseload that requires strong acumen, energy, organisation and planning.

You'll be dealing with complex legal and commercial issues and aside company law experts, those solicitors with a background in either construction (contentious or non-contentious) or corporate law are welcome to apply.

Principle accountabilities will include, negotiating and drafting contracts, advising on ad hoc disputes, procurement law issues and representing the company in any forums where commercial legal issues are discussed.

Ideally, you'll have 1-3 years PQE from a reputable law firm or well-regarded In-house team and have a pragmatic and positive commercial attitude. In return, you'll be rewarded with high quality work and genuine career progression in a position in which you can truly influence.

For a confidential conversation regarding this outstanding position please contact Steve Shakespeare on 0113 467 9789, or email:


Sacco Mann are specialist Legal Recruiters recognised as regional experts with a genuine interest in, as well as knowledge of, their marketplace. We are renowned for giving clear and straightforward career advice and true quality of service.

We have thirteen experienced consultants focussing on legal recruitment, encompassing the Commercial, General Practice, Public Sector and In House positions, both permanent and locum. In addition two consultants specialise within the Patents and Trademarks sector.

We feel that much of our success has been due to the fact that we:

- try to accurately guage and understand what both candidates and clients require and indeed that which they are able to offer and then bring the two together
- have a demonstrable knowledge of the marketplace. Fundamentally what you need is not merely someone who can post your CV to a practice, but someone whose strength of contacts within the firms can add value, ensuring that you are given proper consideration
- discuss each role with you thoroughly and get prior clearance before a CV is submitted. This is an extremely important for protecting confidentiality and avoiding duplication
- brief you fully prior to any interviews, ensuring that you know what the role entails and how the interview will be run. We also give you honest interview feedback - if you don't do very well in an interview you can always learn from the experience
- are accessible and return your calls

Why use Sacco Mann?

Principally because we believe that the points outlined above are fundamental. We enjoy recruitment, and we are good at it, because we genuinely enjoy assisting people make positive career moves. We don't shuffle paper because we know our marketplace and are therefore in a position to give reliable, knowledgeable and practical advice.

The vast majority of our applicants and clients are at pains to thank us for the advice and service that we provide and we believe the high level of referral business is a direct result of the fact that lawyers value our input.

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