BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd.

Legal Counsel

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Milton Keynes
Full time

We are expanding our team in Milton Keynes/ United Kingdom and are currently looking for a Legal Counsel.

Legal Counsel

Your tasks

  • Drafting and negotiation of all commercial contracts with customers (wind OM, solar PV O&M, asset management, ad hoc work and services) and the company’s subcontractors and supplier
  • Management of all legal matters arising under the company’s commercial contracts
  • Assistance with all legal and compliance matters in tender processes
  • Generally ensuring the legal rigour of all contracts, T&Cs, and general commercial arrangements of the company
  • Ensure proper contract management and legal record-keeping
  • Responsibility for ensuring corporate house-keeping matters are correctly attended to and kept up to date
  • Responsibility for ensuring compliance with BayWa r.e. group corporate governance requirements for the company, and delivering the required BayWa r.e. group legal and compliance reporting for the entity
  • Ensure compliance with applicable law and regulations pertaining the entity’s on-going operations
  • Provide internal legal support to the entity’s back-office functions

Your profile:

  • Qualified solicitor in England & Wales; 1 - 6 years PQE
  • Extensive experience of practicing law in a demanding commercial context (whether in private practice or in-house)
  • Expertise in commercial law and general commercial contracting
  • Energy/infrastructure experience, experience of solar PV and/or onshore wind highly beneficial
  • Working knowledge of corporate law, with capability of managing the company’s corporate house-keeping
  • Commercial attitude; ability to trade off legal risks against delaying or losing contracts
  • Good negotiator and team player
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Ability to deal with legal matters outside own area of legal expertise
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to effectively manage a range of priorities

We can offer you exciting challenges as part of a growing team where personal and professional development is encouraged. It practically goes without saying that a friendly and cooperative working environment is part of our company culture. As part of the BayWa r.e. renewable energy network, you will benefit from flat hierarchies with short, fast decision-making channels. Our integration into BayWa AG provides security and the opportunities for further development that you would expect of a company this size.

We are looking forward to receiving your detailed application including your desired salary and earliest possible starting date. Please send all applications to and

Oliver Niedhoefer
Team Candidate Management
BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd.

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd.

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd. offers comprehensive Operational Management services to wind assets and full O&M services to solar assets across UK & Ireland. We utilise our international experience to deliver centralised state of the art data management and monitoring. Furthermore, we invest in local field support engineers able to respond and resolve any technical issues. Our commitment is to deliver our services efficiently and effectively by setting the industry standards and constantly innovating to improve the value we add to our customers.

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