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Legal Counsel - Construction

BCL Legal In-House
Closing date
8 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
4-6 Years, 7+ Years

Job Details

Join an innovative company playing a vital role in the drive to net zero. In a strong financial position and with an ambitious leadership team, you will be joining a business that offers a fantastic platform to build a career.

The Role

You will join a close-knit Legal team while working closely with senior stakeholders across the business, giving you the chance to utilise your commercial acumen and add value to the business' growth.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Construction Lawyer to play a hands-on role in key projects, and you will be involved in a broad range of work, including consultant appointments, JCT, EPC, O&M agreements, procurement, etc. You will provide invaluable advice across all stages of the construction process.

This opportunity would suit an ambitious construction lawyer looking to join a future-facing business, where you will be supported to develop and grow in your career.

About You

· As a guide, this role would suit a Construction Lawyer with 3+ PQE
· Comfortable drafting & negotiating a broad range of construction contracts
· Able to effectively communicate with stakeholders of all levels
· Experience in the energy sector is advantageous
· Have a full UK driving license and willing to travel across the UK

What's on offer?

Package: attractive salary with a generous car allowance and annual bonus, enhanced pension contribution, 25 days AL + BHs, etc.
Flexible working: one day a week in the office, with travel required across the UK. Very flexible & grown up approach to working hours.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to call me for a confidential chat.

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.


BCL Legal  - we are  100% focussed on finding the best lawyers on the market for leading companies based in England

  • Every day since 2003 we have been building our knowledge of which lawyers exist in the market for permanent and temporary requirements.
  • Over 8,000 ‘commercial lawyers’ have asked us to assist them with their career– our expertise is knowing who to call upon for each role that we assist.
  • True experts in our field, with over 2,200 lawyers, company secretaries and compliance professionals placed in-house across the UK since 2003.
  • Each consultant focuses on a particular location, which allows us to truly get to know the lawyers, legal teams and businesses in great detail.
  • Unique involvement with the in-house legal community through free CPD seminars and other added value products.
  • Professional and caring consultants who look to build long term relationships with both clients and candidate lawyers.

Some of the organisations we have assisted:

  • Arriva
  • Asda
  • BAE Systems
  • Bannatyne
  • Bet365
  • Bupa
  • DHL
  • Elior
  • Hermes Parcelnet
  • Holland & Barrett
  • Ilke Homes
  • LEVC
  • London Luton Airport
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Michelin
  • Molson Coors
  • Rolls Royce
  • Sodexo
  • Zuto

To discuss your career in more detail and to find out about the positions we’re working on, please contact Mark Levine, Craig Wilson, Alison McKee, Tom Fleet, Tom Shaw or Josh Mcconnell.

Offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds.

Company info
0161 819 7475
Lancaster Buildings
3rd Floor, 77 Deansgate
Greater Manchester
M3 2BW
United Kingdom

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