Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor

South East (Home Counties)
£35 - £45 Per Hour
12 Mar 2018
09 Apr 2018
Philippa Turner
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

Venn Group's specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for an outside IR35 Commercial Contracts Locum position. This role will be joining a large Local Authority based in the Northern Home Counties with offices commutable from the Midlands. This contract is offered for an initial period of a minimum of 6 months with the possibility of further extension.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Commercial Contract Law, ideally from a Local Authority background. You will be expected to advise and draft a variety of contracts as required.

Duties may include:

  • Providing legal support on a range of contract matters to internal clients, dealing with external lawyers and other professionals
  • Drafting, advising, reviewing and negotiating small to large complex contracts from SLAs, Consultancy Agreements, Framework Agreements, and advising on the Council's charging powers to generate income and procurement law
  • Efficiently manage workload to deliver and evidence outcomes to timescale and within budget

Candidates will be considered on both a full-time and part-time basis for the position and an hourly rate of £35 to £45 is offered, dependent on experience.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

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.

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