Procurement Lawyer, Central London

Job Summary

Reference: 123103162
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: 90000 - 100000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/03/2016

Job Description

Procurement Lawyer

Location: Central London

Salary: Up to 100k

A unique new role has arisen in the market, working for a top tier financial services firm for a Commercial Lawyer to join the procurement team in there central London office. The firm provides trading services, financial advice, investment management and lending to large and small businesses, with a focus on specialist finance.

The team range from having a basic to medium level knowledge of commercial contract law and part of this role will be to educate the small team and increase their commercial contract knowledge and analyse existing agreements in place, with a focus on eliminating risk to the business.

The Role:

This role requires someone who can hit the ground running, and begin making an impact as soon as possible.

You will take on challenging work: drafting and reviewing contracts for procurement /supply of services and review contracts for procurement/supply of services, maintenance and transfer agreements, contracting arrangements, commissioning contracts and joint ventures

You will be educating a small procurement team on contract law and be a filter for law advice, consulting with an external practice where necessary.

The role offers a unique opportunity to help create, build and influence the strategy and direction of an important function of the firm's business with new and existing clients.

The Candidate:

Minimum of 5 years post qualification experience

General foundation of experience working on projects and procurement matters

Knowledge of how the private sector would approach procurement

Demonstrable track record in successfully delivering projects across a range of sectors

Strong communicator

Ideally worked within the finance services industry


A competitive salary and benefit package reflective of the candidate's experience is on offer.

If you are interested in the above role then please apply online today