Hastings Borough Council

Senior Solicitor - Contract and Procurement

Location
Hastings, East Sussex
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
15 Oct 2018
Closes
02 Nov 2018
Practice area
Company and commercial
Position
Solicitor
Contract type
Permanent

Senior Solicitor - Contract and Procurement
Competitive Salary
Full Time – job share would be considered for the right candidate
Permanent

With world class coast, countryside, a thriving artist quarter in the Old Town, brimming over with creativity and history, outstanding architecture and a variety of boutiques, Hastings is a popular place to live and visit.  Low house prices, good schools, beautiful parks, an attractive environment, an outstanding community spirit and a new link road makes a move to Hastings a very positive investment into your future. 

We are currently seeking a solicitor specialising in Contract and Procurement law 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 contract and procurement related matters in Local Government including drafting associated legal documentation. 

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 permanent full time contract 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