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Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor

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Job ID:

5404

Practice Area(s):

Procurement/Contracts

Location:

South-East (exc London) 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
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Employment Type:

Locum

Posted:

16.05.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

PBT/66982660

Salary:

35-40

Salary Type:

per hour
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Job Description:

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for a Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor to join a Local Authority in the Northern Home Counties, commutable from London. The client is ideally looking to secure a suitable candidate on a full-time, locum basis.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Commercial Contract Law, ideally from a Local Authority background. You will be expected to advise and draft a variety of contracts as required.

Duties may include:
  • Giving legal advice, often in relation to highly complex matters to Officers and Members of the Council
  • Advising on and dealing with all legal matters relating to UK and EU contract and public procurement law, related governance and other general legal matters affecting the Council
  • Handling a wide range of other work as required with minimum of supervision, including the drafting of Council contracts with its partners, participating in project teams to provide governance and procurement input, negotiating the drafting of contracts and other arrangements for shared or integrated services and delivering major projects
  • Preparing reports and giving legal and procedural advice in relation to highly complex matters to the Executive, to any Committee or Members of such Executive and to such Committees, Sub-Committees, Working Parties and other groups of Members or Officers

Candidates will be considered on a full-time basis for the position and an hourly rate of £35 to £40 is offered, dependent on experience. In addition, there may be some flexibility in terms of working hours and remote working for the right candidate.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner or Lauren Watts on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.  However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
 
Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.
 
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Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

5404

Practice Area(s):

Procurement/Contracts

Location:

South-East (exc London) 

Role:

Qualified Lawyer
col-narrow-right   

Employment Type:

Locum

Posted:

16.05.2018

Employer type:

Local Authority

Employer Ref:

PBT/66982660

Salary:

35-40

Salary Type:

per hour
col-wide   

Job Description:

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are delighted to be recruiting for a Locum Commercial Contracts Solicitor to join a Local Authority in the Northern Home Counties, commutable from London. The client is ideally looking to secure a suitable candidate on a full-time, locum basis.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Commercial Contract Law, ideally from a Local Authority background. You will be expected to advise and draft a variety of contracts as required.

Duties may include:
  • Giving legal advice, often in relation to highly complex matters to Officers and Members of the Council
  • Advising on and dealing with all legal matters relating to UK and EU contract and public procurement law, related governance and other general legal matters affecting the Council
  • Handling a wide range of other work as required with minimum of supervision, including the drafting of Council contracts with its partners, participating in project teams to provide governance and procurement input, negotiating the drafting of contracts and other arrangements for shared or integrated services and delivering major projects
  • Preparing reports and giving legal and procedural advice in relation to highly complex matters to the Executive, to any Committee or Members of such Executive and to such Committees, Sub-Committees, Working Parties and other groups of Members or Officers

Candidates will be considered on a full-time basis for the position and an hourly rate of £35 to £40 is offered, dependent on experience. In addition, there may be some flexibility in terms of working hours and remote working for the right candidate.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner or Lauren Watts on 0121 616 0660 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.  However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
 
Venn Group acts as an employment agency and an employment business.