A Solicitor or Legal Executive is sought by this Exeter law firm to work in a highly rated Corporate Commercial department dealing with Charities.
The work includes advising on formation and registration of new organisations, incorporations and restructurings, governance and constitutional issues, mergers, collaborations, join ventures and other corporate transactions, charity law compliance, dealings with the Charity Commission, finance, fundraising and trading issues and general commercial agreements. You will deal with the day to day management and conduct of charities matters within the team.
You will be NQ to 3 years PQE with experience of either charity law and/or corporate and commercial work for charities and social enterprises. You will have a genuine interest in the charity sector and in developing a career in this area.
You will have excellent organisational skills to manage your own workload and support other team members. An ability to work as part of a team both under supervision and independently is essential.
You will be used to working to deadlines accurately and have good technical and communication skills. An eye for detail is essential along with the ability to deliver excellent standards of client care. An interest in business development will be an advantage.
The firm offer flexible working conditions, an excellent salary and excellent benefits.