Solicitor

Reference
049200
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Education
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£40,792 - £48,677
PQE
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Royal Dick School of Veterinary Studies

Job Description

The University of Edinburgh is looking to recruit a solicitor to join the legal team based at The Roslin Institute on the Easter Bush Campus.  The successful candidate will join a proactive, customer-focussed team, providing full and effective legal support to senior management and colleagues on Easter Bush Campus on a wide range of legal matters including commercial contracts, intellectual property, student matters, external funding matters, regulatory matters, and risk and compliance.

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, able to work effectively, independently or as part of a team, who uses initiative, is able to cope under pressure in a multi-tasked environment and who has excellent interpersonal skills.

The role is a good opportunity to move to an in-house role and offers excellent career development prospects.

Informal enquiries about the post may be made to:

Clare Neilson, Senior Legal Advisor, The Roslin Institute, Easter Bush Campus, Midlothian EH25 9RG. Tel: 0131 651 9369 or email clare.neilson@roslin.ed.ac.uk Or Shereen Johnson, Legal Advisor, The Roslin Institute, Easter Bush Campus, Midlothian EH25 9RG.Tel: 0131 651 9110 or email shereen.johnson@roslin.ed.ac.uk.

Closing date: 20 September 2019.

For more information and to submit an application, please use the ‘apply’ button below.