Planning Solicitor

East Sussex
£45000 - £58000 per annum
28 Jan 2021
25 Feb 2021
Zoe Jones
Job Title
Practice Area
Planning / Environment
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Planning Solicitor, East Sussex – 5+ PQE, A public sector body in a stunning part of the South East are open to applications from Planning Legal experts seeking their next move (relocation package considered)

JOB TITLE: Planning Solicitor
LOCATION: East Sussex
SALARY: £45,000 - £58,000
THE ROLE: Our client is a public sector body located in a beautiful town in the South East of England. They are looking for an expert Lawyer to expand their existing team. You will direct and lead the planning team acting as a principal advisor of the planning committees. Your day to day duties will include however, not be limited to:
• Dealing with complex planning matters
• Section 106 agreements
• Conduct of planning litigation
• Drafting of enforcement notices
• Negotiation of section 106 agreements
• All planning related documentation
THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will have in excess of 5 years PQE working as a Planning Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive. You will be a professional who can offer quality and proficient advice on legal planning matters. Ideally you will have experience of working within the public sector and an understanding of working well within a team. Some experience of managing a team would be an advantage.
THE CLIENT: Our client has on offer a high band salary range and an enviable benefits package. Flexible working hours, elements of remote working and job share are all options that are open for discussion. Our client are able to offer a generous relocation package for the right candidate.