Principal Lawyer/Team Leader
Principal Lawyer/Team Leader (Projects, commercial, and procurement)
Ref No: 2198/2703
Salary: Band 13 - up to £56,396 p.a.
37 Hours per week
Our Lexcel accredited Legal Services supports the Council in meeting the challenges and opportunities of the on-going regeneration of Portsmouth, the service transformation and major projects of the Council and its partners, including advising on region-wide projects. We are committed to delivering a high quality professional service, we employ modern case management systems, and offer flexible working, and the provision of legal knowledge tools; we are now recruiting for a Principal Lawyer/Team Leader (projects, commercial, and procurement) to contribute to our success as a team and a City, and provide leadership and management to a team advising on major projects, commercial, procurement, corporate, trading, and local government law. Whilst not a pre-requisite it would be a distinct advantage if any applicant could also evidence practical experience of planning advice including Committee exposure.
Learn more about why you should join us at https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/ext/your-council/careers-portal/what-its-like-to-work-for-us
The closing date for applications is midnight on the 17th of March 2019 and assessment & interviews will be held on 25thof March 2019
For full details and how to apply please click the Apply button and download the documents at the bottom of the job page.