18 days ago
06 April 2023
Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor
Are you a newly qualified solicitor with a passion for commercial law? Do you have at least 6 months of experience in general commercial work? If yes, then we have an excellent opportunity for you to join Top law firm and highly ranked Commercial team in Cardiff.
Yolk recruitment are working with a Top 50 full-service law firm, seeking a motivated and talented lawyer to take on an active and client-facing role in the commercial team. As a newly qualified commercial solicitor, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and work alongside experienced lawyers in a friendly and modern office. This successful team has a proven track record of advising on some of the UK's largest projects and boast an impressive client base that includes major procurers, project funders, established technology-rich businesses, and innovative start-ups.
What you will be doing as a Newly Qualified Commercial Solicitor:
The role will involve supporting the team on large-scale commercial contracts and projects, handling your own caseload with appropriate supervision, and supporting other teams with due diligence and ancillary related commercial, IT and IP arrangements. At this firm, you will have the opportunity to find your niche within the commercial world!
The experience you will bring to the team:
As a newly qualified commercial solicitor, your experience will probably have been acquired at a firm where you have been involved during training and post-qualification in general commercial work (including contracts for goods and services, manufacturing, distribution, franchising and agency arrangements as well as less conventional agreements). Additional experience (an interest in) IP, technology, data protection, and public procurement would be useful.
To succeed in this role, you should be:
- Confident and personable
- Strong technically competent commercial newly qualified solicitor
- Intellectually able
- Commercially aware
- Strong at drafting skills
- Keen to learn and develop skills and those of junior colleagues
- Aligned with firm's cultural principles of being clear, creative, determined, and supportive.
Here is a snapshot of what benefits you will receive:
This company values a healthy work-life balance and offers a flexible work environment to support this. Your benefits package would include private medical insurance, income protection insurance, discounted gym membership, and many other perks.
This company invest in their employee's professional development and encourage them to take advantage of their funding scheme for legal or business qualifications relevant to their role. With opportunities for growth and advancement, this company is the ideal place to build a fulfilling career.
Are you interested in this position?
Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.
*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.