Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Legal
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Purpose of Role:

• To work as part of a team to provide direct support to the Chief Counsel - Corporate in managing the legal matters of Client

Areas of Responsibility Competence Level:

- Supporting the Corporate legal team members and the Chief Counsel - Corporate in providing accurate and timely legal advice on a broad range of corporate matters. Key clients will include functions across the business such as Treasury, Finance, Trading, Strategy/M&A, HR, Pensions, Contracts & Procurement, Investor Relations, IP and others.

- Drafting and negotiating, and supporting the business with driving through to conclusion, a variety of corporate, financing and other commercial contracts

- Drafting and working with CoSec as required on corporate authorisations and KYC documents

- Demonstrating project management skills and ability to coordinate input from multiple teams on larger projects such as diligence exercises and delivery of conditions precedent

- Coordinating and managing external counsel where required

- Keeping abreast of legal developments affecting our business and clients/relevant functions and advising other team members of developments at regular intervals

- Performing any other duties or assignments that would be ordinarily expected of the role holder or as otherwise required by the business from time to time

Critical Skills* Qualifications Experience, etc.:
(* Indicate either preferred or essential.) • Qualified solicitor in England & Wales with relevant legal experience for the role gained in-house or working for a reputable law firm
• 0-4 PQE as a guide
• Ability to take on the varied nature of the role and related ability to manage numerous such projects and conflicting demands
• Enthusiastic about the role and takes a keen interest in changes to the relevant legal and regulatory landscape and communicates them to the business in a timely manner
• Clear and confident communicator who can apply relevant legal regulation to the business and who knows when to ask for guidance from more experienced team members
• Excellent team player who shows willing to support the wider team on tasks however big or small

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.