Harrow Council

Assistant Team Leader – Contracts, Procurement & Information Law

Harrow, London (Greater)
£53,835 to £59,937
26 Sep 2018
22 Oct 2018
Practice area
Company and commercial
Legal assistant
Full time
Contract type

Assistant Team Leaders

Contracts, Procurement & Information Law (based mainly in Harrow) Salary from £53,835 to £59,937

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Assistant Team Leaders to assist in leading our Contracts, Procurement and Information.

HBPL is a leading public sector provider of legal services. We deliver a high quality service to six local authorities, schools and other public bodies in London and the South East.  

This is an exceptional opportunity for you to play a key role in undertaking varied, high quality work with like minded and supportive colleagues who are dedicated to public service and making a difference in local communities.

About the position

The successful candidate will be expected to assist with leadership and management of the team, supporting the clients and developing team members.  The Assistant Team Leader’s duties will include but will not be limited to the following:

  • Receiving and allocating instructions
  • Active supervision of staff to include appraisals, one to one’s and general mentoring
  • Personally conducting complex and high profile cases
  • Advising senior officers and elected members in a proactive and politically sensitive manner;
  • Acting as a senior liaison point for the practice’s clients; and
  • Supporting the strategic development of HB Public Law jointly with the Team Leaders and Principal Lawyers. 



The role will be based primarily in our Harrow office, but there will be travel required to other clients’ offices, including occasional evening meeting attendance.  

About you

The successful candidate will not only have extensive previous contracts and procurement legal experience but will also be passionate about teamwork and developing others.  A high level of client contact will be involved in this role and therefore it is essential that you exhibit good client care skills and can build strong working relationships with others.


The deadline for all applications is Monday 22nd October 2018, You may apply either by emailing your CV to Lena.patel@harrow.gov.uk or by application via the Harrow Council website https://harrow.advorto.com/search.aspx?l=HarrowCouncil

Find out More

We are holding a recruitment open evening on Tuesday 16th October 2018 from 4pm until 8pm at Harrow Civic Centre.  Come along to find out more about the role, meet future colleagues and see our Harrow offices.  Application by CV will be accepted on the evening.

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