Hastings Borough Council

Senior Solicitor - Property

Hastings, East Sussex
15 Oct 2018
02 Nov 2018
Practice area
Commercial property
Part time
Contract type

Senior Solicitor - Property
Competitive Salary
Part Time (up to 22.5 hours per week, negotiable)

Fixed term for 3 years

We are currently seeking a senior solicitor specialising in property to join our dynamic and growing team during a period of transformation and major project delivery. 

You will be required to provide legal advice on a wide range of commercial and residential acquisitions and disposals of land, landlord and tenant work and provide advice to council members and officers. 

Knowledge of Joint Ventures on new developments would be beneficial. Suitable candidates must have excellent written and oral skills and the ability to provide clear and concise advice.  We are a small, busy and friendly legal department serving an ambitious and progressive Local Authority on a variety of interesting and high profile projects and cases.  

If you are ready and willing for the challenge then we would like to hear from you.  The post is a 3 year Fixed Term contract on a part-time basis with the added flexibility of agile working.  For an informal discussion please contact Chris Barkshire-Jones, Chief Legal Officer on (01424) 451731.

Closing date: 2nd November at midday

Interview date: 8th November