In House Solicitor, Colchester Essex

  • Status: Full Time/ Permanent
  • Hours:  Monday to Friday 09:00 – 18:00
  • Salary: Competitive Salary (DOE)
  • Location: Colchester, Essex

We are currently looking for a motivated, professional In-House Solicitor to join our team.  You will have up to 3 years experience and able to turn your hand to a wide variety and range of work which includes;

  • Company secretarial, fintech supported and related documents
  • Agreements
  • General litigation and otherwise

This role will be based in new offices in Colchester, Essex on a permanent full time basis.

The candidate will be working with the person who provides in house legal services to a number of companies. The workload is predominately Commercial and some Corporate awareness would be beneficial.

The in-house role will be to undertake a diverse range of legal work.

You will have a general understanding of law and a very practical and commercial approach.

Key Responsibilities include;

  • Structuring, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements
  • Broad commercial legal knowledge to include different areas of law (e.g. Commercial, intellectual property, data protection)
  • Working directly with other areas of the business including sales, operations, finance, marketing and procurement.

Skills;

  • Applicants must be fully qualified solicitors in the UK. with a minimum of 3 years + PQE with general private practice experience
  • Ideally applicants should be able to demonstrate having previous litigation experience from a reputable law firm.
  • Excellent level of spoken and written English
  • Strong academic/degree background
  • Able to adapt and work flexibly in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Able to communicate clearly and explain often complex legal issues
  • You will be personable and communicate very well
  • You will work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Salary is extremely negotiable if you have the right skill-set for the role

If you have the relevant skills and experience we would love to hear from you at [email protected]