Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum
We are working with one of the leading global law firms who are looking to add experienced Commercial/ IT lawyers to their practice in Manchester. This role will suit a qualified lawyer who has from newly qualified up to 4 years' post qualification experience. The practice advises on a wide range of commercial and IT contracting matters across a range of sectors. This is a unique opportunity to work for one of the very best global law firms acting for FTSE 100 clients within their Commercial, Technology and Data team. It will allow you to demonstrate your knowledge of commercial contract terms and the key legal, commercial and operational issues arising across commercial deals. You will be working on day-to-day contracts, through to some of the most strategic and business critical contracts clients enter into. This role will find you advising on: * The procurement of goods and services- including supply agreements, distribution agreements and agency agreements, * Providing support with respect to commercial and IT contracts in the context of corporate transactions, * Multi-jurisdictional outsourcings, * The procurement of IT goods and services- including IT outsourcing, SaaS, PaaS and IaaS, and other commercial projects. The role is wide ranging and guaranteed to challenge the most ambitious commercial lawyer who is ready for the next step up in their career. You will have the opportunity to manage your own caseload, have active engagement with clients and colleagues across the globe, and there will be plenty of opportunity for you to take on additional responsibility and advance your career- the perfect role for an ambitious Commercial/ IT lawyer! If this Commercial/ IT position is of interest, please click 'apply'. If you would prefer to have a chat before applying, then get in touch with Tim Batchelor on our Manchester desk to get the ball rolling. PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. Tim is one of the senior consultants at Thornton Legal with a stellar reputation in the Manchester legal market. He works closely with associates, senior associates, legal directors and partners who are looking to make moves across private and commercial practices areas. Tim is regularly instructed as a preferred recruitment partner and often handles vacancies not advertised on-line.