SSE’s in-house Legal team has been nominated for a number of industry awards and is recognised as a market leader in the provision of legal services for a FTSE 100 business. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Solicitor to join the team in our Glasgow office.
Job Title: Commercial Solicitor
Salary: £31,000 – £38,000 depending on skills and experience + annual bonus + benefits
Permanent | Full Time
SSE Enterprise Contracting is a wholly owned subsidiary of SSE Plc and is one of the UK’s largest mechanical and electrical contracting businesses. Many of the services provided by SSE Enterprise are underpinned by complex, high value and strategically significant contracts and, in this role, you will provide and co-ordinate the provision of key legal advice to SSE Enterprise on a range of major bids, tenders and disputes throughout the UK.
Your Skills and Experience
A qualified solicitor with up to 2 years PQE, you should have the ability to deal with a varied range of commercial and construction contracts including standard form and bespoke construction contracts, and understand what is acceptable in the market. You should have the ability to work on your own and within a team. Strong negotiation, drafting, communication and interpersonal skills are essential for this role.
Knowledge of the energy industry, and both contentious and non-contentious construction matters, would be advantageous. As this role involves some travel throughout the UK, a full driving licence is required.
We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here’s a few highlights;
– Generous holiday allowance
– Great share plans
– Group Pension Plan
– One day paid volunteering
– Tailored internal development opportunities
Just click HERE to apply.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 29 April 2018.