Real Estate Solicitor

Organisation
Core-Asset Consulting
Reference
8668
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Real Estate
Job Type
Contract
Location
Glasgow
Salary
Competitive
PQE
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Expiry Date
04/03/2017 14:53:00
Job description: Core-Asset Consulting's client, a Law Firm in Glasgow, has an opportunity for a Solicitor to join its Real Estate department on a permanent basis. You will have a minimum of 2 years p

Job Description

Job description:

Core-Asset Consulting's client, a Law Firm in Glasgow, has an opportunity for a Solicitor to join its Real Estate department on a permanent basis.

You will have a minimum of 2 years post qualified experience and will work as part of the team servicing renewable energy transactions as well as to provide support to the junior members of the team and the wider real estate department as and when required.

Great opportunity to work with a well-respected Partner and excellent range of clients.

Essential:

  • A minimum of 2 years post qualified experience of working in real estate is essential.
  • Scottish Qualified Solicitor
  • Previous experience of working on renewable energy transactions highly beneficial
  • Works to understand the department's key clients, the industry they operate in and the challenges they face
  • Confident communicator, clear and concise

Core responsibilities:

  • Advising on property aspects of purchase and sale of renewables developments (including wind (onshore and offshore), solar and hydro), consented, under development and operational
  • Carrying out due diligence exercises including working with London firms
  • Negotiating option agreements and leases for renewables developments, acting for developers and landowners
  • Dealing with project financing deals for renewables schemes, acting for funders and borrowers
  • Co-ordinating the property aspects of renewables transactions and liaising with other departments in the firm

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Generous pension scheme

Job reference: 8668

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.