In-house Solicitor


Job Details


Head Office Willenhall

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive inc Car/Car allowance

Closing Date

28/12/2018 12:00

About this opportunity

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our expanding In-house Legal Team based from our Head Office in the West Midlands. We want to hear from you if you’re an experienced Solicitor with proven experience, looking to join Europe’s largest discounted Retailer.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll be working in a small team of Legal professionals reporting into the Head of Legal, you’ll mainly be involved in preparing and redrafting Contracts. You'll get the opportunity in this position to work with a great deal of autonomy to assist in the negotiation and drafting of a wide range of interesting, complex and at times, high-value commercial contracts. This role will also offer you the chance of gaining international exposure as well!

About You

You’ll be a passionate and enthusiastic Solicitor, you’ll have gained up to 5-6 years PQE and be knowledgeable in a diverse number of areas especially Data Protection and Contractual law but also; outsourcing, contract, commercial, IP and bribery & corruption.

You'll be able to deal with the areas of risk management, governance, and compliance and offer your diverse stakeholders be it a Director or someone more Junior a consistently professional and personable service.  You'll be working alongside another Solicitor, Compliance and H&S teams so will be team-spirited and be happy to share your knowledge and best practice.

That’s not all

Here at Poundland, we're a fun and friendly place to work, recognize and celebrate success and we'll encourage you to make the most of your potential! You'll be an important part of a growing retailer, get the opportunity to work with hardworking dedicated colleagues and other benefits include competitive annual leave allowance, bonus, pension and much more!