Commercial Contracts Solicitor (1-5 PQE)

Job Title: Commercial Contracts Solicitor (1-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £55,000
REF: 1313
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
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A top 20 firm are looking for an ambitious Commercial Contracts Solicitor with 1-5 PQE to join them 

In this role, you’ll be part of a Legal 500-recognised team and be entrusted with a mixed caseload of non-contentious commercial matters. 

To begin with youll work remotely, but you’ll then be based at the firm’s office in Manchester city centre for part of the week. Part-time working will also be considered. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive lawyer looking to handle top-quality work at a leading international law firm. 

Commercial Contracts Solicitor – Manchester / Remote 

The company & role 

  • A multi-award-winning law firm with a friendly and supportive culture

  • Working as part of the firm’s national commercial team, you’lhandle high-quality work on behalf of a range of clients including businesses in the manufacturing, technology and financial services 

  • The firm has a very good track record of promoting its staff and offer a clear progression path  

  • They are ranked as a Top 10 Employer for Working Families and Placed 16th in the Social Mobility Employer Index 

  • They also featured in this year’s Stonewall Top 100 list which showcases the best places to work for LGBTQ employees 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, High Peak and Merseyside 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Home working 

  • An excellent benefits package including life insurance, share plan, a generous pension scheme and private medical insurance 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Genuine progression prospects 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Commercial Contracts Solicitor with 1-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of providing Commercial/IP/IT/ Data Protection support in corporate transactions 

  • Will have excellent drafting skills and technical knowledge 

  • May have experience in manufacturing and/or financial services 

  • An articulate and confident communicator 

  • A hard-working team player 

How to apply for this Commercial Contracts Solicitor role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email 

Rebecca is an Associate Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed help you take your next step.   

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