Contracts Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£25-35 per hour
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
ZA/022355
Practice area
Commercial litigation
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Our client a busy London local authority is seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer to join their team. The role is for an initial three month contract with a high probability of an extension.

Due to the nature of the role, it is essential that you can work under pressure whilst meeting strict deadlines.

You must be able to demonstrate that you can hold a challenging case load including:

  • Complex construction contracts
  • Service contracts
  • Contract related governance issues
  • Advising senior officers within the council
  • EU Procurement
  • Broad advice and drafting experience

If you are to apply, it is ideal that you are available on short notice due to the urgency of the role.

The successful candidate will need to show that they are capable of working in a dynamic and vibrant team and can prove their abilities by hitting the ground running.

If this sounds like the next challenge for you, then please do not hesitate to send a copy of your CV to Zoe Alex- zalex@lawabsolute.com or call 020 7092 8012 for a confidential conversation.

At LAW Absolute 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 every candidate individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained.

LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

LAW Absolute has specialised in legal local government recruitment since 2003. Today, almost 400 lawyers work through LAW Absolute within local government throughout England and Wales. Our reputation, networks and exceptional market knowledge place LAW Absolute in the prime position to provide the best possible service to both employers and lawyers seeking work.

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