Recruitment of Legal Counsel

As AMP Clean Energy’s low carbon heat and power business continues to grow, we are on the lookout for an experienced Legal Counsel to join our Legal Team. If you want to join one of the most exciting companies in the low carbon and renewable heat energy industry, then please get in touch with us.

The purpose of the role is to assist General Counsel in handling group legal matters.

Main responsibilities of the role:

  • Responsible for the drafting, negotiating, amending and tracking a range of project based and commercial documents;
  • Managing real estate legal matters within the Group;
  • Assisting the General Counsel in managing disputes and litigation for the Group;
  • Advise and support business units in submitting bids, responding to invitations to tender;
  • Providing contract management support to enforce contract rights and ensure compliance with contractual obligations;
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues;
  • Supporting the business in following the correct legal, compliance and governance procedures to ensure effective contracting, procurement and negotiation;
  • Advising business units to ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations that apply to the business as a whole, helping mitigate any possible risks to AMP;
  • Developing and maintaining AMP standard template documentation for use by the business units; and
  • Managing (with the General Counsel) relationships with external parties such as external lawyers, corporate brokers, regulators, registrars, exchanges etc.

The candidate will have the following knowledge, skills, and experience:

  • UK qualified solicitor between 2-6 years’ PQE (as a guide) with training in a reputable firm or in-house legal function.
  • Experienced in drafting and negotiating varied commercial contracts in a fast-moving and entrepreneurial environment;
  • Experience of dealing with any (or all) of real estate, commercial and construction matters;
  • Previous in-house or commercial experience in the energy sector;
  • Experience of other relevant areas, including litigation, data protection etc.

Person specification:

  • Self motivated and proactive approach
  • Capable of managing a diverse workload and establishing priorities
  • Ability to working closely with non-lawyers across all parts of the business.


We are offering a competitive salary which will be discussed at interview.


– Location: London, W1S 4LD

 Hours of work: 09:00 – 18:00

– Annual holiday entitlement is 25 days. In addition, you will have an annual entitlement of 8 days for public holidays

-Medical Health Insurance, alongside Life Insurance

– Access to Employee Assistance Program and wellbeing benefits

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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