NEWLY QUALIFIED – CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING- MANCHESTER

Job Reference: JH/NQL/M/05
Location:Manchester

About the job:

OVERVIEW 

Due to significant growth and further projected growth, our client, a top tier global law firm with an outstanding reputation in construction, engineering, and infrastructure matters has a monumental opportunity for a newly qualified construction lawyer to join their market leading specialist team in at their offices in Manchester.

THE ROLE 

As a newly qualified lawyer at this firm you will be working alongside some of the most highly ranked partners, associates and fee-earners in the industry. You will undertake a mixed workload of contentious and non-contentious matters that will include, but not be limited to;

  • Advising on all manners of procurement methods, from commercial developments to major international, domestic, civil and process engineering and energy projects
  • Oversee multiple construction projects from conception to completion simultaneously to ensure timeliness and cost-effectiveness.
  • Review progress of the projects on an as needed basis, possibly daily.
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs.
  • Analysing the risk profile of clients projects.
  • Contract negotiation.
  • Advising on clients on potential issues at the earliest stages of projects.

THE CANDIDATE 

The successful candidate will be a proactive and innovative qualified solicitor  who can demonstrate in-depth understanding of litigation work within construction. You will be able to evidence a strong academic track record as well as excellent communication, organisation and legal technical skills. A good knowledge of PC applications, including MS Office is also desirable.

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

Salary:

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