Legal Specialist

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published about 2 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Ross McConville
Job reference 6450_1586274619

Job description

Legal Specialist

Grafton Specialist Recruitment has been retained to recruit a Legal Specialist based in Belfast.


  • Be part of a team committed to the overall delivery of services and compliance with all delivery commitments to the client; including the drafting and negotiation of a wide range of commercial contracts, including technology contracts, professional and consulting services contracts, customer contracts, software contracts, telecommunications contracts and other general commercial contracts;
  • Adhere to delivery processes and commitments;
  • Input and manage data and client systems and keep them up to date;
  • Help develop contract templates, playbooks and other tools for use by the team;
  • Be part of a team committed to continually improving our service to the client and adding value.

Person Specification:

  • Law Degree and/or Legally Qualified;
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts within a law firm, as part of an in-house legal team
  • Regular client-facing experience;
  • Good commercial awareness, working directly with business managers;
  • The legal knowledge to take instructions from our client, take appropriate action and serve as an escalation point on issues for more junior team members;
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Strong telephone communication skills;
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite - especially Microsoft Word;
  • Organisational fit - exhibiting the core values of Authenticity, Accountability, Adaptability and Stewardship;
  • Legally eligible to work in the United Kingdom

The Rewards

The successful Legal Specialist will enjoy a competitive salary depending on experience.


The Legal Specialist role will be based in Belfast.

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to Ross McConville at Grafton Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across; Construction, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, Financial Services & Insurance, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Sales & Marketing, Senior Manufacturing, Procurement & Supply Chain & Medical, Health & Social Care.

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