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Assistant Head of Legal Services

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Job ID:

12413

Practice Area(s):

Governance, Management

Location:

Newport, Wales 

Role:

Head of Department, Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

13.01.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

FL004A (NCC6111)
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Job Description:

£54,195 – £58,356 per annum

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join as an Assistant Head of Legal Service as part of the Law & Regulation function.
 
We are looking for a professional who can model our Council values, Courageous, Positive and Responsible. If you are a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual we would welcome an application from you to manage our Legal services. As part of the role, you will also have the opportunity to deputise for the Head of Law and Regulation as the Solicitor to the Council and Deputy Monitoring Officer.
 
Candidates must be qualified solicitors with significant post qualification experience in the local government sector and have management and supervisory experience. The post-holder must be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of public sector law and relevant experience in a wide range of legal work.
 
The post-holder will be required to give high-quality legal advice to officers and members across the Council.  The legal section includes Insurance, Local Land Charges and Administration functions. Through Team Managers the successful applicant will be responsible for the management of all staff and resources within the Council’s Legal Section.
 
To find out more about working for Newport City Council and to apply, visit our website.

Closing Date: 7 Feb 2020

For more information or should you wish to apply for this position, please click ‘Enquire/Apply’ button at the bottom of the page.
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Newport City Council
Newport, Wales, United Kingdom

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Newport City Council
Newport, Wales, United Kingdom
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Assistant Head of Legal Services

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Job ID:

12413

Practice Area(s):

Governance, Management

Location:

Newport, Wales 

Role:

Head of Department, Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Permanent Full-Time

Posted:

13.01.2020

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

FL004A (NCC6111)
col-wide   

Job Description:

£54,195 – £58,356 per annum

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join as an Assistant Head of Legal Service as part of the Law & Regulation function.
 
We are looking for a professional who can model our Council values, Courageous, Positive and Responsible. If you are a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual we would welcome an application from you to manage our Legal services. As part of the role, you will also have the opportunity to deputise for the Head of Law and Regulation as the Solicitor to the Council and Deputy Monitoring Officer.
 
Candidates must be qualified solicitors with significant post qualification experience in the local government sector and have management and supervisory experience. The post-holder must be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of public sector law and relevant experience in a wide range of legal work.
 
The post-holder will be required to give high-quality legal advice to officers and members across the Council.  The legal section includes Insurance, Local Land Charges and Administration functions. Through Team Managers the successful applicant will be responsible for the management of all staff and resources within the Council’s Legal Section.
 
To find out more about working for Newport City Council and to apply, visit our website.

Closing Date: 7 Feb 2020

For more information or should you wish to apply for this position, please click ‘Enquire/Apply’ button at the bottom of the page.