In-House Regulatory Solicitor – Iconic Resourcing – Glasgow City

Iconic Resourcing

Job Description

Role: In-House Regulatory Solicitor

Location: Glasgow

Remuneration: Highly competitive base salary combined with an excellent benefit package

Are you a talented junior solicitor with a passion for regulatory legal matters and a drive to contribute to a sustainable energy future? We are working alongside a globally renowned industry leader who is seeking a junior solicitor to be part of this organisation’s ambitious journey which offers the chance to work in a friendly, motivated, and skilled legal team.

As a Solicitor working in the Regulatory Legal team, you will play a pivotal role in handling important and high-profile regulatory matters across the business. Working as part of a wider team and under the supervision and support of the Legal Director, you will lead and influence legal support for various regulatory issues, ensuring regulatory legal risks are effectively managed and mitigated. Your expertise will be crucial in addressing regulatory or competition law investigations, regulatory appeals, and advising on all regulatory legal matters, including responses to Government and other industry consultations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and advise on regulatory legal issues affecting operations.
  • Collaborate with senior managers and the executive team across the businesses, shaping significant energy security and decarbonization matters.
  • Build strong working relationships and liaise with internal stakeholders on key regulatory matters.
  • Supporting the business to ensure compliance with its regulatory obligations.
  • Researching and drafting responses to queries from within the business.
  • Drafting internal communications and guidance.
  • Risk reviewing contracts.
  • Horizon scanning for regulatory legal developments and maintenance of key risk registers.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • UK qualified solicitor or Advocate/Barrister ideally with regulatory experience.
  • Ideally NQ to 4 years post qualifying experience.
  • Excellent understanding of regulatory and competition law matters or a strong desire to develop this expertise.
  • Proven ability to manage and mitigate legal risks effectively.
  • Strong communication and relationship-building skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate complex analysis in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ability to work autonomously but can also collaborate effectively as part of the wider legal team.
  • Self-motivated team player, with a desire to develop strong relationships and excellent time management skills.
  • Experience in the energy sector would be highly beneficial or at least a strong interest in the industry sector.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established high performing team who are making a positive impact on climate change and the world we live in. Apply now to be part of the legal function that values your expertise and offers a range of benefits to support your personal growth.

To apply for this role, please send your CV or contact Andrew Inglis at Iconic Resourcing or for a confidential chat contact [email protected] or call 07713 750 724

Not all candidates will meet every single desired qualification or skill. If your experience looks a little different from what we've identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we'd love to learn more about you.

At Iconic Resourcing we are engaged by many leading organisations across Scotland and our aim is to keep the recruitment process simple. Interviews are likely to be held via our video interviewing platform both with Iconic Resourcing and our client. Please visit our website to view all of our Iconic Jobs across Scotland.

Iconic Resourcing is an equal opportunities employer, and all applications will be treated as such. We act as both an employment business and an employment agency.

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