Associate Solicitor - Corporate Commercial - Location Flexible

We are seeking to recruit an ambitious and driven solicitor (0-4 years PQE) to join our busy Corporate and Commercial team. For the right individual, this role will offer the opportunity to work alongside highly experienced corporate and commercial solicitors for an enviable local and nationwide business client base.

This role will involve effectively managing a broad range of both corporate and commercial work including corporate transactions, commercial contracts, shareholder and partnership arrangements, and debt/equity funding.  

The successful candidate will be responsible for their own caseload and must be able to show experience of working in this area. The nature of this role will ideally suit a candidate with a confident personality who is comfortable with direct client contact.

The main responsibilities of the role will involve:

  • Effectively managing a caseload
  • Working collaboratively with a team of solicitors, legal assistants and secretaries, in order to achieve an excellent and effective client service
  • Building strong relationships with clients and professional contacts including business development and networking activities
  • Being part of the local business community, networking and being involved in various groups and community initiatives
  • Acting as an integral part of the team to ensure targets are achieved and exceeded

The team provide a happy, positive work environment whilst encouraging career progression and developing leadership roles. As a regional law firm, we are able to offer the opportunity to progress careers quickly. We are a family friendly firm where a positive work life balance is encouraged and we are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements.

Why join the team at JCP?
You will be able to access a range of excellent employee benefits including:

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance and health cash plan
  • Employer pension contribution of 4%
  • Life assurance benefit
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Internal training and career development opportunities

If you feel you are the right person to fulfil this role, please download an application form here. Completed application forms and covering letters should be returned to Emma James, HR Officer, JCP Solicitors, Venture Court, Valley Way, Enterprise Park, Swansea, SA6 8AH or emailed to: recruitment@jcpsolicitors.co.uk. This vacancy closes on Friday 10th December*.

*Please be aware that JCP Solicitors reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

JCP Solicitors is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to ensuring that our recruitment process is open, fair and not influenced by irrelevant considerations. JCP Solicitors recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, nationality, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief, or any other prejudice; we therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.