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Contract Lawyer - (Initial 6 month FTC - Remote role)

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contract Lawyer with specialist knowledge in Commercial Contracts law. This role offers the chance to further enhance your expertise in a broad range of commercial and procurement work. The position is initially for a 3-6 month contract, but there's potential for extension. A fully remote role, it's an exciting challenge for professionals with 2+ years PQE.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide advice on the drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts including outsourcing agreements, supplier agreements, customer terms and conditions, bespoke customer contracts, manufacturer contracts, novations and standard form templates
  • Identify, analyse and advise on client’s needs, opportunities, risks and threats
  • Draft and negotiate a full range of commercial contracts
  • Stay updated on legal developments (statutory or otherwise)
  • Ensure risks are addressed and appropriately raised, reported and shared
  • Identify training needs of the businesses we support

Skills required:

  • Qualified solicitor with a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience or equivalent legal qualification or experience
  • Proven ability to provide high quality legal and commercial advice
  • Sound legal, commercial and risk judgement skills
  • Ability to thrive on challenge and balance multiple competing demands through uncertainty or ambiguity
  • Excellent communication, drafting and negotiation skills
  • Experience advising on payments would be beneficial but not crucial

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Commercial Law

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Remote

Experience Level: Associate

Location: London

Job Reference: 9O4Q53-4C4D7212

Date posted: 20 May 2024

Consultant: Will Conlon

Phone number:

will.conlon@robertwalters.com

Will Conlon

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