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The E.ON UK Legal Team provides specialist in-house legal advice across E.ON’s businesses in the UK and is based in two of our locations, in Coventry and Nottingham. We are looking for up to two lawyers to join our team to focus on providing support to E.ON UK’s activities, such as the non-domestic energy supply business, the energy trading business and the energy solutions business, including our existing portfolio.

We are looking for someone who can:

Provide sound legal advice to enable us to succeed in the energy solutions space. This is a great opportunity to cut your teeth on a wide range of commercial law issues. Our in-house team has an expansive brief – handling everything from project development, construction, corporate restructuring, asset management, new products, advertising and sponsorship to name just a few. You’ll be there to support them as they provide clear and practical legal advice to the wider business.

As well providing you with lots of exposure, this role will enable you to balance legal risk with wider commercial imperatives.


What do we need from you?

  • To be a UK qualified solicitor or barrister with relevant post qualification experience.
  • Solid experience in advising on corporate commercial arrangements, including sale of goods and services and one other area of legal specialism, such as corporate or construction.
  • Flexibility to work to tight timescales.

It would be great if you:

  • Have experience in the UK energy industry.
  • Are commercially focussed, innovative and solutions aware.
  • Have great interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong working relationships.
  • Can work in a highly change oriented business facing role and initiate innovation via continuous improvement whilst being resilient, adaptable and organised.
  • Can work independently and as a reliable member of a team.
  • Have excellent English written and communication skills.
  • Can apply technical legal expertise and knowledge to a situation whilst providing customer focused and solution orientated advice.


What we’ll give you in return:
We are offering a salary between £48,197 – £62,207 and lead the way by giving our employees an award-winning benefits package. This includes 26 days’ holiday plus 8 bank holidays, and a generous pension scheme from E.ON. For the full list of benefits, please visit our website HERE.


Should you require any reasonable adjustments please let us know and for more information click here.


E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

What we offer

E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

About us


E.ON is an international privately-owned energy supplier. In the 2014 financial year, our staff comprising in excess of more than 58,000 employees based in many countries in Europe as well as in Russia and North America generated sales of around EUR 112 billion. We have an ambitious objective: We want to be the preferred partner for high-value energy offerings for customers.


E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.



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