In-House Solicitor

Job Ref: 56884
Sector: Government and Defence
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 31 May 2018
  • Guildford, Surrey, England, UK
  • Competitive
  • Lee Brown
  • 02392 705 487

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Our client is a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems. Their activities cover complete civil and military telecommunications and Earth observation systems, science and navigation programmes, together with avionics and a wide range of space equipment and associated ground infrastructure.They are recruiting for an In-House Solicitor on a Contract basis to be based in any of the following locations Guildford, Leicester or Newcastle. This is a varied and challenging role for a highly qualified solicitor or barrister working within the Aeropsace and Defence industry. The contract is initially for 6 months working on a full time basis. ResponsibilitiesProviding timely advice to senior management, commercial, project management and procurement teams on a variety of legal topics.Evaluating risks regarding business decisions and operations. Identifying compliance and governance issues.Drafting and negotiating high value commercial contracts and advising on flow down of terms to subcontractors. Assessing multiple inputs and impacts with a variety of stakeholders.RequirementsSix years+ PQE solicitor or barrister (English law or dual qualified).Proven counselling experience in a business environment. Well-versed in how businesses operate.In-depth knowledge of commercial law and commercial contracts. Desirable but not essential are: Exposure to DEFCONS and public procurement rules. Reviewing agreements for the provision of satellite services and advising on issues arising.Drafting skills.Ability to identify legal issues and risks and propose pragmatic solutions that will eliminate or mitigate risks.Ability to make good judgments and apply analytical skills.First class communication skills.If you have the skills and expertise to be considered for this role, please apply on-line.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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