• The Principal Solicitor within the Generation Legal team will be expected to work collaboratively with a fellow Principal Solicitor within the team to deliver a pro-active, preventative and commercially relevant legal service to the Generation business unit.
  • This in-house role will require the Principal Solicitor to manage a team of professional Solicitors within the Generation Legal Team. It will also require the Principal Solicitor to respond to requests for support from the business and to identify/co-ordinate/support delivery of legal training and coaching.
  • You will report directly to the Legal Affairs Director. They will work with the other Principal Solicitor and Legal Affairs Director to ensure the Generation Legal Team provides legal support to the Generation business on all matters.
  • You will have significant post qualification experience as a solicitor, in-depth knowledge of the Energy sector and ideally construction law experience (contentious or non-contentious).
  • You will have detailed understanding of the energy industry and key legal risks/requirements of generation assets such as coal fired power stations, CCGT, gas storage facilities, renewables and nuclear power stations.

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