Commercial Contracts Solicitor (NQ-6 PQE)

Job Title: Commercial Contracts Solicitor (NQ-6 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000
REF: 2144
Contact Name: Adam Fawcett
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A boutique law firm undergoing consistent growth in their commercial department is looking for a Commercial Contracts Solicitor with NQ-6 years PQE to join their team. 

This role will involve reviewing and drafting a variety of commercial contracts for both SMEs, regional and national businesses. 

In return, you’ll benefit from a very supportive working culture and a flexible working environment, which promotes hybrid working and a healthy work-life balance. 

Commercial Contracts Solicitor – Chester 

The company & role  

  • A boutique firm with a laid-back culture (no harsh targets) 

  • You’ll have the opportunity to work with local SMEs, owner-managed businesses and national clients in industries such as IT, travel, food and drink, oil and gas, and manufacturing, among others. 

  • They foster a friendly working environment with a great team of people who all play a fundamental part in the success and continued growth of the business 

  • The firm care a great deal about their employees’ work-life balance and allow all of their lawyers to work fully remotely 

  • Commutable from Chester, The Wirral, Merseyside, Cheshire Manchester and Stoke 

Added extras and benefits   

  • Enhanced annual leave - including Christmas eve and birthday off 

  • Enhanced healthcare and pension  

  • Focus on development from day one (everyone is given a progression plan from the off)  

  • Lots of socials in their state-of-the-art offices in Chester  

  • Hybrid working 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Commercial Contracts Solicitor with NQ-6 years’ PQE  

  • Will have experience in e-commerce terms, confidentiality agreements, franchising and agency contracts, and some intellectual property agreements. 

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result for their clients  

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 Adam on 03300 245 606 or email  

Adam is a Junior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of corporate commercial and real estate lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, he recruits for roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a commercial solicitor looking to make a move, Adam can help you find the right role.  

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