Head of Corporate Commercial

Job Title: Head of Corporate Commercial
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000
REF: 1950
Contact Name: Adam Fawcett
Contact Email: adam.fawcett@realmrecruit.com

An expanding boutique commercial firm in Manchester city centre is looking to take on a passionate and experienced Corporate Commercial Solicitor as Head of Department. 

In this role, you will initially handle a mixed caseload of corporate commercial work (to include commercial contracts, IP, mergers & acquisitions and corporate structuring advice). You'll work to drive forward the team and grow the firm's client base and Corporate Commercial Offering

This is a really exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial Corporate Commercial Solicitor who’s looking to take on extra responsibility, build their profile and elevate their career to the next level. 

Head of Corporate Commercial - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • A Legal 500 recognised specialist commercial firm with offices in Manchester, Liverpool and Lancashire 

  • You’ll join and lead a friendly and down-to-earth team and handle with the full-range of Corporate Commercial matters on behalf of individuals and business  

  • You will also be expected to network and engage in business development activity in order to expand the firm’s client base and Corporate Commercial offering 

  • The firm prides itself on a laid back, supportive culture with a firm work-life balance. 

  • The firm have a merit-based promotion system, a relaxed, collegiate team culture and a supportive leadership team who will work closely with you to provide you with what you need 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Lancashire, Warrington, High Peak and Cheshire 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible working 

  • Top-of-the-market pay 

  • A friendly, down-to-earth working culture 

  • Fee-sharing or performance related bonus scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Corporate Commercial Solicitor (Senior Associate or Partner) with 8+ PQE 

  • Will have experience of handling the full range of Corporate Commercial work 

  • Someone with an enterprising nature who enjoys business development  

  • Will have a client following and the experience necessary to grow and manage a whole department 

  • Will have excellent client care and interpersonal skills 

  • May have experience of leading a team 

How to apply for this Head of Corporate Commercial 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.fawcett@realmrecruit.com

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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