We're looking for a proactive and positive legal counsel to join our Prague offices to work directly with our Czech business and also with our central legal team in Croydon.
Our group legal department is a dedicated in-house team of employees based at our head office in Croydon, UK and other offices in the UK, Singapore, USA, Australia and the Middle East.
This team is responsible for providing legal services and advice on all matters associated with Mott MacDonald's activities globally and their services include corporate transactions, company formations, contract reviews, contractual and construction law advice, disputes, insurance claims and ad hoc legal advice.
Since you'll be working closely with colleagues from a range of backgrounds and experience the role is likely to shape a solid industry career for you in an exciting and innovative company.
The legal counsel will be required to help manage all legal and commercial matters affecting the business of Mott MacDonald and its affiliated companies.
Specifically the role will be responsible for :
Driving general and legal compliance initiatives and contributing to related corporate, legal and commercial
This role would suit a newly qualified solicitor or barrister with some relevant PQE with practical experience of construction law gained in a consultancy environment or working with a client / contractor.
You will need to have a genuine desire to contribute to an ambitious company and in return you will have the opportunity to gain experience in a wide variety of legal disciplines including mergers and acquisitions, company law, contract reviews, construction law advice, disputes, claims and insurance.
The ability to add value to an organisation by providing sound and commercially focused advice along with strong communication skills is also essential for this position.
Previous experience working in-house and within an engineering consultancy is highly desirable.
Essential knowledge, experience and education :
Essential skills :
Desirable knowledge, experience and education :
Experience working within an engineering / construction consultancy.