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    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

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Commercial/Senior Commercial Lawyers (Renewables and Energy Transition Projects)

Last updated on 11/09/2023

Sector: Energy
Reference: 4924MD
Location: Scotland, Thames Valley, London, Ireland, Hybrid

Description


The Renewables and The Energy Transition divisions of a FTSE 100 energy business both seeks Solicitors and Senior Solicitors to support the business on cutting edge projects.

 

These are exciting opportunities 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:

  • Working collaboratively and providing legal advice and support to various senior stakeholders on commercial and corporate matters such as general contracts, M&A, JVs and transactional support
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial agreements on complex projects
  • Support tending opportunities
  • Advising the business on legal and regulatory obligations providing input into the internal governance and regulatory processes
  • Gain a clear understanding of strategic priorities and assist in ensuring these are delivered
  • Build and maintain good business relationships
  • Depending on your seniority you may manage other more junior lawyers in the team and engage and manage external counsel

 

We are looking for:

  • Qualified lawyer in either Scotland, England and Wales or Ireland
  • Trained with a well-regarded law firm or in-house preferably with knowledge of the energy or utilities sector
  • Confident solicitor with Commercial and /or Corporate law experience
  • Experience working on complex projects, ideally some exposure of energy projects

 

 

Package on Offer:

  • Attractive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Discounted health cover
  • Enhanced annual leave and maternity/paternity leave
  • Product discounts
  • 34 days holiday including bank holidays

 

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in these Commercial Solicitor positions, 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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