In-House Commercial Solicitor and Assistant Company Secretary

Manchester – £58,000 - £65,000

Opportunity for an In-House Solicitor from 3PQE and above to join a well established business at an exciting time of change. Ideally you will be a technically strong commercial solicitor with additional experience of supporting on company secretarial matters.

Our client is a long-established services provider to a number of key Industries both UK and Internationally. Salary and benefits are excellent for the region.

The successful candidate's remit will cover both UK and Internationally focussed commercial agreements, which you will draft and negotiate to a high standard. Demonstrable experience of acting upon process improvement and maintenance projects across the business is desired, as is an appetite to undertake broader in-house legal work, encompassing IP, Data Protection, Regulatory, internal compliance and ad-hoc legal queries from the business. Prior experience of acting as an In-House Solicitor is preferred, as you will play a key role in supporting the General Counsel and helping the business achieve its strategic aims.

Applications are invited from UK qualified Solicitors who are seeking a role which incorporate Company secretarial duties in addition to the commercial work.

This is a fantastic opportunity for in-house Solicitors at a stage of their careers where they require a greater degree of responsibility. For more information send a CV immediately to Nick Barrass or get in touch for a confidential discussion.

Please contact Nick Barrass, In-house Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Nick Barrass

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Nick is part of our In-House team, operating across the North of England for all sizes of business across a variety of sectors. Nick handles candidates of all levels from Paralegals to General Counsel, ensuring they find the perfect fit for their next career move. He works with longstanding businesses which have established Legal teams, as well as those who are trying to build new Legal functions and make that important 1st In-House Legal Hire. Prior to Douglas Scott, he worked for 2 years at a Financial Services Recruiter and has 6 years’ experience in the Real Estate Finance sector. Nick studied Sport and Exercise Science at Liverpool John Moores University. 

"I would like to thank you for all of your efforts in dealing with my recruitment. You and Lara have both been a pleasure to deal with. You are both a credit to your field and I would be sure to use your services again."

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts, Corporate - Governance
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX, In House, Private Practice
  • Salary: £58,000 - £65,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Manchester
  • Reference: NB56424

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