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Senior Project or Construction Lawyer – Offshore Renewables

Last updated on 02/04/2024

Sector: Energy
Reference: 4934MD
Location: Scotland, Thames Valley, London, Southern Ireland, Northern Ireland Hybrid

Description


Offshore Renewables division of a FTSE 100 energy business seeks a Senior Solicitor to support the business on major offshore projects. Hybrid - one day a week in a regional office required.

 

An exciting opportunity to develop your legal skills in a high profile and rapidly evolving sector playing a critical role in supporting the transition towards net zero.

 

Responsibilities:

  • You will provide legal advice and support to various stakeholders
  • Providing high quality legal support on a variety of construction and commercial matters for the development of new off-shore projects and once operating. These may include FIDIC, NEC, Logic, O&M, design, supply and installation agreeements.
  • Gain a clear understanding of strategic priorities and assist in ensuring these are delivered.
  • Engage and manage external counsel.
  • Build and maintain good business relationships.
  • Mentor and manage more junior lawyers in the team.

 

 

We are looking for:

  • Qualified lawyer in either England and Wales, Scotland or Ireland
  • Trained with a well-regarded law firm or in-house
  • Confident solicitor with construction or commercial law experience
  • Experience working on complex projects, with some exposure to renewable or offshore energy projects preferred
  • Ideally experience drafting and negotiating various construction contracts such as FIDIC, NEC and O&M an advantage

 

 

Package on Offer:

  • Attractive base salary
  • Car allowance
  • Bonus to 15%
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Discounted health cover
  • Enhanced annual leave and maternity/paternity leave
  • Product discounts
  • 34 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Flexible working with a minimum of 1 day in the office per week

 

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Senior Project and Construction Solicitor position please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk  If the roles aren’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

 

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Jacqui Douglas

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