Commercial Lawyer

Wakefield, West Yorkshire
​£36,078 - £58,572
19 Dec 2018
13 Jan 2019
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

Commercial Lawyer
Lawyer Career Grade Scheme SOL1 - SOL3
£36,078 - £58,572 per annum (dependent on skills and experience)

Force Headquarters, Wakefield
Vacancy Ref: YS176

A qualified and experienced commercial law specialist is sought to advise and represent the Chief Constables and Police and Crime Commissioners of West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and Humberside Police as part of a new and exciting collaborative venture.

The successful candidate will join an established in-house team based at West Yorkshire Police Force Headquarters in Wakefield, handling a comprehensive range of commercial property and contract/procurement work for the three Forces, including the National Police Air Service.

The successful applicant will be a Qualified Legal Executive/Solicitor with proven post qualification experience and will have relevant knowledge of commercial law.

You will also possess a full UK/European Driving Licence, and have access to a vehicle which you are willing to use for business purposes, as you will be required to work flexibly and travel between the three Forces.

For further information about this role please contact Mike Percival or Stephanie Leaver on Tel: 01924 292190.

This post is suitable for job share.

West Yorkshire Police is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.

For a detailed description of the Competency and Values levels required please refer to the (this link may be copied and pasted into your browser). This document will assist you in completing the Evidence of Achievement section of the application form.

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Closing Date: 13 January 2019 at 23:55 hours

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