Role details

Energy Lawyer

Staines   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • To lead on Strategy
  • Management Responsibility

About Our Client

A large FTSE 100 business, operating within the energy sector.

Job Description

Specialist legal advice

  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of Legal risks associated with energy sales and the sale and provision of energy services.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of contract law and end to end contractual engagement with customers including development and updating of standard terms and conditions.
  • Demonstrate evidence of relevant experience within the energy sector including knowledge of issues and challenges associated with SME and/or larger commercial and industrial customers.
  • Evidence of continuing professional development - proactively maintains and demonstrates knowledge of all relevant legislation; able to apply this knowledge effectively within role and team.

Managing complex business transactions

  • Negotiating and drafting commercial contracts including large energy supply and energy services deals.
  • Restructuring and exiting contracts.
  • Reviewing and commenting on RFP's, RFI's and other competitive tender process documentation.
  • Providing strategic legal advice on development of new propositions and services.
  • Managing and resolving complex and multifaceted disputes.

Stakeholder management & collaboration

    • Influencing and engaging up to board and leadership team level, including being prepared to stand your ground with senior stakeholders.
    • Offering a legal and broader business perspective.
    • Enabling risk identification.
    • Proposing risk mitigation strategies.
    • Formulating policies, procedures and practices, and assisting in the interpretation, enforcement and management thereof.
    • Collaborating with internal colleagues in addressing legal or regulatory matters.

The Successful Applicant

A confident and pragmatic lawyer who understands the importance of driving a business forward commercially.

You will have experience of management and will be confident in leading people.

What's on Offer


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