Senior In-House Solicitor - Energy Company - Belfast

  • Location:

    Belfast, County Antrim

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Maeve Connolly

  • Job ref:

    6677_1632739393

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-27

A well -known Energy company is looking to recruit an experienced Solicitor to join their team as Sole In-House Solicitor based in Belfast.

The Successful candidate will be considered the sole Solicitor responsible for the provision of Legal Advice to the Groups main energy component. They will be tasked with advising on complex commercial contractual and procurement issues as well as drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, advising on connection agreements, advising on the regulatory framework within which the business operates, managing disputes and advising on compliance matters and corporate matters such as data protection.

For this role, it is imperative that prospective candidates be a highly skilled Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE with relevant experience, preferably in the energy or infrastructure sector. Experience in a number of the following areas is also required:

  • Procurement;
  • Commercial Contracts;
  • Regulation;
  • Planning and Environmental;
  • Infrastructure projects;
  • Data Protection;
  • FoI/AIE.

If interested in the above, please contact hamishrichmond@taylorroot.com for a confidential discussion.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.