Commercial Lawyer
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Temporary - 12 months maternity cover
Full Time (37.5)

Salary £34,500 - £55,100

Providing effective Legal support to reduce risk! That’s when it hits home.

We are on a journey as an organisation. A journey to become more digitally focused, hyper efficient and disruptors across the sectors in which we operate. Our strategy is set, our direction is clear. What comes next is what we love the most, applying our skills and experience to deliver business insight to improve the way we operate, and give us the competitive edge to do great things for all the right reasons!

You will play a crucial role in helping us strategically deliver some of the fundamental projects that the Group has set to enable the delivery of our new strategy, Building homes, independence and aspirations.   

As our Commercial Lawyer you will be working for our Senior Commercial Lawyer (we are recruiting to this role too) and Austin, our Director of Legal and his brilliant team of legal and procurement experts. The legal team is very well established and one of the largest in-house teams within the North of England and is highly respected by the organisation.  You will be responsible for ensuring our contracts and commercial transactions are completed timely and effectively to reduce the risks to Home Group which will include drafting and negotiating contracts, providing advice on contractual disputes and assisting internal customers with contract and procurement related issues. 

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