|Core Responsibilities and Duties|
|Senior Lawyer for KBR’s Government Services Business Unit ( UK and EMEA)
The Government Services Business Unit
The business unit delivers a diverse range of military and non-military projects and services for government and private sector clients in the UK and around the globe. Currently the business unit’s portfolio for the GS UK and EMEA region includes projects in the UK, the Middle East, Afghanistan and Africa.
We seek an experienced solicitor or barrister (6-10 years PQE) is sought to work in the Law Department to offer dedicated legal support to the Government Services business unit within the UK and EMEA region. The position will be based in Leatherhead, Surrey and some international travel may be required.
The successful candidate will have around 6 -10 years PQE and will provide legal advice and support to the business unit at all levels and across a broad range of proposals and commercial contracts. A strong technical ability and the willingness to work under pressure in a global company is a requirement. Previous exposure to an in-house role is preferable with experience in dealing with in-house sales teams and senior management as well as external customers on proposal documents, head contracts, subcontracts and joint ventures, with experience of PFI and PPPs useful. Experience of compliance with the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and Bribery Act is important.
Ideally the candidate should have: