Locum Contracts and Procurement Solicitor

Location
County Durham
Salary
£40 per hour
Posted
29 Mar 2021
Closes
26 Apr 2021
Ref
215283757
Contact
Lauren Harris
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Locum Contracts and Procurement Solicitor, 3+ PQE, County Durham / Remote Working – A busy local authority in the North East require the urgent locum support of an experienced Contracts and Procurement Solicitor due to an increase in workload. 

JOB TITLE:                   Locum Contracts and Procurement Solicitor
PQE:                              3+ PQE
LOCATION:                   County Durham / Remote Working
RATE:                            £40.00 per hour

THE ROLE:
A busy North East based Local Authority have an opening for an experienced Contracts and Procurement Solicitor to join their team on a locum basis. Reporting to and under the management of the Legal Manager, the appointed Locum Contracts and Procurement Solicitor will be required to provide procurement and commercial contract legal advice and support across the full range of the Council’s functions. The postholder will be required to give legal advice and assist in commercial contracts, procurement law and practice (including EU law), public sector collaborative arrangements, constitutional frameworks, joint ventures, collaborations and trusts along with procurement/commissioning and related matters.

THE CANDIDATE:
Applications are sought from experienced Contracts and Procurement Solicitors who possess a minimum of 3 years’ PQE in this area of law. Public Sector commercial experience is desired in order to be considered for this role. Applicants must be confident self-starters who can hit the ground running with an existing caseload as you will be assisting with an increased work load on a locum basis.
 
 

Apply for Locum Contracts and Procurement Solicitor

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on TotallyLegal you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.