England, Berkshire
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
18 Mar 2019
15 Apr 2019
Charlotte Eley
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

A leading utilities company based in Reading are seeking a lawyer to join there in-house commercial team for a period of 12 months.

This is an exciting opportunity that will provide both great exposure and autonomy and is located within walking distance to the well connected Reading station. The role will offer the flexibility of home working 1 day per week.

My client is seeking a proactive candidate with strong contract experience from a regulated environment. They are open to consider in-house and/or local authority backgrounds.

Responsibilities include:
*Providing concise legal advice to the business and having regard to the business objectives
*Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements
*Assisting with resolutions of disputes concerning commercial matters
*Supervising and delegating work to paralegals and support staff
*Design and deliver legal training to relevant teams

The successful candidate will be a minimum of 5 years PQE*. Experience with public procurement is essential and experience with outsourcing, IT and GDPR is highly beneficial. Experience working with public sector/utility companies is advantageous.

* The PQE mentioned is only a guide. Anyone with the necessary skills to succeed may apply.

If you are keen to apply please contact Charlotte Eley on 01189 865200 or email

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