ASSOCIATE – CONSTRUCTION – NQ-1 & 3-4 PQE

Job Reference: AC2207
Location:Manchester
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About the job:

OVERVIEW 

Due to outstanding growth, our client, an ambitious and highly regarded international law firm are seeking a NQ-1PQE  and a 3-4 PQE lawyer to join their non-contentious Construction & Engineering team, based in Manchester. This future-facing firm is well equipped with the knowledge and expertise required to stay ahead of the curve.

THE ROLE 

When joining this firm as a construction associate you will be become an integral part of a young and friendly team. The Manchester team itself is currently working on some of the most high-profile and cutting-edge construction projects being procured / constructed – both in Manchester and through-out the UK. The duties undertaken within this role will include but not be limited to;

  • Working as part of a team to provide first class, professional non-contentious construction advice for clients in a wide range of fields;
  • Working closely with clients and their professional consultants when drafting and negotiating construction contracts, professional team appointments, guarantees and bonds, collateral warranties and a range of ancillary documents;
  • Advising on a range of procurement routes and the use of standard form contracts such as NEC, JCT, FIDIC and IChemE as well as bespoke agreements; and
  • Writing articles and presenting at internal and external seminars.

THE CANDIDATE 

The successful candidate will be a proactive and well-organised Solicitor who can demonstrate a good level of experience and an interest in construction and infrastructure projects or if at NQ level, have had some exposure to this area of practice during their traineeship. You will evidence a strong academic track record as well as excellent communication, organisation and legal technical skills.

SALARY & BENEFITS 

This role comes with an excellent remuneration and benefits package including an annual salary of £43k+ for NQ’s-1 and £53k+ for 3-4 years’ PQE. Also on offer is fantastic training and development opportunities and genuine prospects of career progression.

To register an interest in this role, please contact one our of specialists on 0161 880 0118 or send a copy of your updated CV to Joshua Hudson- josh.hudson@qclegal.com

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