Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Solicitor

Location
East Anglia
Salary
£259 - £320 Per Day
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
EFB/6585170
Contact
Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor
Practice area
Company and commercial, Other
Position
Solicitor
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Venn Group's specialist legal team are excited to be recruiting for a Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor to join a Local Authority in East Anglia. This contract is offered for an initial period of 3 to 6 months with the potential for extension.

Our client is a well respected Local Authority with a large established legal team.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Commercial Contracts and Procurement, ideally from a Local Authority background. Lawyers with a Private Practice background with the relevant experience will also be considered.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Drafting and negotiating general commercial agreements on behalf of the Council
  • Providing advice in relation to procurement matters
  • Advising clients on the tenders/procurement process including regulations and drafting contracts
  • Assisting in matters to do with academy schools and construction
  • Liaising with internal and external clients to include other public sector organisations

A highly attractive daily rate of up £320 per day is offered, however this is dependant on experience. Additionally both full and part time applications are being considered.

For further information, please contact Emily Bulman or Rebecca Breen on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to mindlandslegal@venngroup.com We look forward to your application.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.