Head of Legal and Democratic

Location
East Anglia
Salary
£500 - £750/day
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
28 Oct 2016
Ref
TM/20940
Job Title
Lawyer
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

A busy Borough Council based in the East of England is seeking a Head of Legal and Democratic Services to join them on a locum basis to support the Authority through restructure.

The successful candidate will have a wealth of experience managing change within legal teams and have a strong understanding of public law with regards to Local Authorities. As a specialist within change management, the Head of Legal and Democratic Services will be responsible for the operational and strategic direction for the team.

Our client is a forward thinking Authority based within commuting distance from London, the offices are located close to a train station and a plethora of shops, restaurants and local amenities are a short walk away. This role is offered for an initial six month period pending permanent recruitment to the post after the initial restructure within the team.

If this sounds like your next challenge, please get by sending your CV in the first instance. You must be available to commence a role on no more than three weeks’ notice.

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