EU/COMPETITION/PUBLIC PROCUREMENT SOLICITOR - TOP TIER FIRM (Chambers Listed)
My client is a leading Northern Ireland law firm with a long-standing reputation for delivering high-quality legal advice. In recent years it has achieved more tier 1 rankings in Chambers UK guide than any other Northern Irish firm. My client stands out for its supportive working culture and genuinely values its staff. Some of the phrases used by staff to describe the firm are: 'a great place to work', 'feel valued', 'not a face-time culture'.
This leading Northern Ireland based law firm is now keen to attract applications from enthusiastic solicitors wishing to join their growing EU, Competition and Procurement team. The team advises extensively on all aspects of public procurement, competition and regulatory law and is ranked in tier 1 in Chambers. The team has an enviable roster of public and private sector clients who have described the team as offering "one of the best, if not the best response, to any public or private client with a procurement issue."
For the right candidate, this role offers an opportunity to join a busy and friendly team. You will be someone who has a true passion for EU law and wants to carve out a career practicing in this area. The successful candidate will be encouraged to build up client relationships and will be given the support needed to develop their skills and to make their mark as the team and practice grows.
The right candidate will meet the following requirements:
- Experience of ideally between 1-3 PQE gained in a large, commercial firm or a niche practice specialising in competition/procurement law (although candidates outside this PQE level will also be considered);
- Previous experience in any or all of the following areas: public procurement, competition law, energy regulatory law;
- Enthusiastic, personable and a team player;
- Strong communication skills and demonstrable ability to forge strong relationships with clients, colleagues and other stakeholders;
- Excellent academic background.
The very competitive salary on offer is complemented by a bonus scheme and excellent benefits. In addition to the financial reward, this client offers ongoing training and support as well as a career progression plan.
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