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 Senior Commercial Lawyer

Senior Commercial Lawyer


Main Duties:
We are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Commercial Lawyer to work with the Principal Commercial Solicitor to undertake a wide and varied caseload primarily in the following areas - contracts, procurements, construction and engineering, ICT project, grant funding agreements etc.
 
You will be required to undertake legal research and provide legal advice to client departments in writing and verbally, manage caseloads, take instructions from clients, attend meetings, conduct correspondence and primarily draft contract documentation in accordance with internal procedures. 
 
You will be a Practising Lawyer (Barrister/Solicitor/FILEX) with at least 5 years’ experience in drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts including construction and engineering contracts and/or ICT contracts and/or grant funding agreements.
 
You must be enthusiastic, motivated and determined to deliver results and be able to work as part of a busy team.  You will be required to lead and supervise Trainee Solicitors.
 
 
Application forms and further details are available from The HR Division, Merseytravel, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN, or by visiting our website at www.merseytravel.gov.uk
 
Completed application forms can be sent to:  vacancy@merseytravel.gov.uk
 
Closing date:  Wednesday 31 January 2018 @ 4:00 pm
 
This information can be provided in alternative formats on request

 

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Experience Required:


Qualifications:


Vacancy Background:
Division:Legal & Democratic Services

Salary:£38,906 - £42,517

Closing Date:
31/01/2018

Location:Merseyside

Merseytravel, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN
Tel: 0151 330 1000  |  Fax: 0151 330 1234