Local Government Lawyer
£32,234 - £35,745 per annum (plus up to £8,000 relocation allowance) | Full Time | Permanent
Torridge District Council are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated lawyer (solicitor, legal executive or barrister) to play an important part in the delivery of legal services to the Council.
The successful candidate will be responsible for dealing with a varied caseload and providing professional legal advice and guidance on a wide range of issues.
As a result, you will need to demonstrate a sound working knowledge and experience in one or more areas of property law advice and conveyancing, environmental health and housing, planning, contract law, litigation and other areas relevant to local government law.
The ideal candidate will also have excellent communication skills with the ability to influence, persuade and advise in a professional manner.
If you are looking for a new professional challenge with a better post-COVID work life balance please contact Damian Hunter, Legal Services Manager on 01237 428762 for a confidential and informal discussion about the role and how it might be right for you.
In return we offer a competitive salary, flexible working arrangements, relocation allowance, local government holiday and pension provision.
For a job description or to apply, please visit https://careers.torridge.gov.uk/ to complete an online application form.
Closing Date: 14 April 2021
Interview Date: 29/30 April 2021