Solicitor – Corporate

Job Overview

The Rec Pool Group are actively recruiting for a Solicitor within their Corporate department, on behalf of our client, a leading and award winning national Legal firm, working out of either their Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester or Newcastle office however other locations may also be considered based on flexible working arrangements within the business.

The role:

To manage own workload of corporate transactional and company law advisory work (to include structuring and governance) for a variety of clients including owner managed businesses, private and public companies, public sector bodies, LLPs, partnerships and individuals
Assist other lawyers in the team with their work as required including supporting lead advisers in transactional work and supervision of more junior lawyers
Draft, review and negotiate a variety of transactional and corporate documents
To develop and build upon own case load of corporate/company law matters whilst supporting partners with larger scale matters
Advise clients in relation to the various areas set out above
Ensure clients are kept informed as often as may be required
To take an active role in business development
Attend client meetings and visit clients’ premises as necessary
Liaise with internal and external parties such as colleagues, clients, other lawyers etc
To train, supervise and develop junior team members
Complete MI procedures as and when required
Achieve set financial and chargeable targets
Ensure relevant deadlines, quality measures and KPIs are adhered to
Comply with relevant policies and procedures
Skills required:

Ideally 3 years+ PQE
Proven experience in all aspects of private M&A transactions
High level of commercial awareness with strong attention to detail and good drafting skills
Conscientious, self motivated, hard working, responsive, with critical thinking abilities and excellent communication, organisation and analytical skills
Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative and as part of a team within the national corporate teams supporting more senior and junior staff and across the wider firm on larger projects
Methodical, organised, logical approach
Passionate about operational excellence generating work opportunities through great service delivery and improving the client experience
Ability to work to strict deadlines, tight timetables, targets and client protocols while maintaining high standards in terms of accuracy and quality
Excellent drafting and research skills
Excellent IT skills
Excellent communication
Excellent time management and organisation skills
Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
Confident communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

Salary flexible depending on experience
Extensive company benefits
Flexible working arrangements welcomed
Company pension
28 days holiday
Flexi-benefits scheme
Strong career and development opportunities


extensive benefits


Full Time


Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary0- £15,000
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