Contract Lawyer

Location
England, East Midlands
Salary
Up to £40 per hour
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
07 Jun 2019
Ref
913359
Contact
Chelsey Newsom
Practice area
Company and commercial
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

Contracts Lawyer required to join a local authority based in the East Midlands on an interim basis for a period of 3 months but the view for extension thereafter.

The role has arisen due to a high volume of work that is being brought to the council but also a number of project related matters.

The work will range in the following;

  • Commercial Contracts, development agreements and funding agreements
  • Develop and implement procedures for procurement policy
  • Assist the Senior Property, Regeneration and Commercial Solicitor in the management and supervision of the Team as required and provide cover for the Legal Contracts and Procurement Advisor as required.
  • Support the development and delivery of a range of procurement and commercial projects and initiatives on behalf of the Council through the provision of legal advice and drafting
  • Be responsible for a wide ranging caseload of both straightforward and complex legal work, with a bias towards public procurement and contracts and commercial work

We are happy to hear of candidates who are looking for either a part time or full time role. The post can offer a level of flexibility so if this sounds of interest, please do get in touch for more information.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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