Lawyer /Senior Lawyer (Enforcement)

Location
Hastings, East Sussex
Salary
£30,153 to £38,238
Posted
17 May 2018
Closes
15 Jun 2018
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you an enthusiastic and hardworking Lawyer looking to develop your career by working for a progressive Local Authority with a drive towards enforcement and litigation?  Our small and friendly legal team are looking for an experienced Lawyer to provide high quality advice to the Council, its councillors and officers.

You will need to demonstrate a good knowledge of court procedures and the law relating to local authority licensing, housing, civil and criminal litigation.  Some experience of local authority prosecutions is desirable.  A willingness to undertake advocacy is essential as is the ability to handle a complex legal caseload in a calm and timely manner.

If you are ready and willing for the challenge then we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion, please contact Christine Barkshire-Jones, Chief Legal Officer on 01424 451728.

Please apply via our website at www.hastings.gov.uk/jobs or alternatively send your CV to recruitment@hastings.gov.uk

Closing date: 4th June at 12 noon

Interviews:  15th June