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QC Legal
Manchester, Greater Manchester
to £200 000 plus benefits
Closing date
5 Jul 2022
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Job Details

QC Legal is working with a reputable nationwide Accountant’s Group to find their next Head of Corporate/Commercial to be based in Manchester. The firm is one of the fastest organic growth firms within the top 100 UK firms and is now looking to expand their Corporate/Commercial services.

You will be joining a firm that prides itself on the ability to plan and deliver exceptional results, every time, no matter the client. This is an exceptional opportunity for a leader in the Corporate/Commercial space to navigate and lead in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment.

Role and Responsibilities

  • You will be expected to demonstrate the unique client satisfaction model which emphasises a very personal approach which is tailored to each client.
  • As Head of Corporate/Commercial you will act for a range of mid-market corporates on the acquisition and divestment programmes.
  • You will lead on general commercial issues such as commercial contracts, projects, joint ventures, and partnership agreements, as well as a range of corporate governance and company law matters.
  • Your clients will range from growing medium sized business to large established businesses.
  • You will be expected to take an active role in business development.

What you will bring to the table:

  • You will be an established player across the Corporate/Commercial market, with an established or emerging reputation.
  • Demonstrate high levels of commercial and technical competence and expertise, a real desire to design, build and grow a team within a fast moving and dynamic business.
  • Be able to train junior lawyers/associates in your team and demonstrate strong communication and team skills.
  • Take responsibility for the direction of the team and play an active part in the development of the Corporate/Commercial practice.

What’s on the table for you:

  • A competitive salary of up to £200,000.
  • Flexible working.
  • Flexible benefits such as pension, life assurance, annual leave and more.
  • The opportunity to play an integral part within a growing nationwide Accountants Group.

How to Apply

  • Click the ‘Apply Now’ button and send in your CV for a discussion with the team about the role or send your CV to

QC Legal is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace, very much setting the industry benchmark, leading from the front and by example.


Our expertise sits in legal search and selection, and we are genuine global strategists, with corporate relationships that cascade down from Managing and Senior Partners to Department Heads. Our gateway allows us to, whether client or candidate, give you that competitive edge, in an outcome driven environment ensuring your People Strategy sits fluently with your Corporate Strategy

So, what makes us different? Not only our vast market knowledge, but that we care, not only our relentless ongoing devotion to commercial excellence, but our constant drive to ‘get it right’.  Our live updated Legal Job Search hints at the roles we have been instructed on for a myriad of white shoe, magic circle and leading international law firms.

We have a longstanding proven track record in placing people from teams, to partners, to associates.  We have been the architects behind numerous law firm mergers. With the inevitable consolidation of the legal market, we are brought in as expert advisors to guide our clients in ensuring they make the right decision in choosing their merger partner. If you want bespoke advice, we are your natural point of reference.

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81 King Street
M2 4AH
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