Lawyer /Senior Lawyer (Enforcement)

Location
Hastings, East Sussex
Salary
£30,153 to £38,238.
Posted
30 Jul 2018
Closes
17 Aug 2018
Practice area
Advocacy, Civil litigation, Crime
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

£30,153 to £38,238. (pay award pending)

Full-time 37 hours per week

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 on 01424 451738

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

Closing date: 17th August 

Interviews: 22nd August