Highways Legal Officer

Location
England
Salary
£25 - £30 per hour
Posted
17 May 2024
Closes
14 Jun 2024
Ref
375333
Contact
India Langman
Job Title
Paralegal
Practice Area
Planning / Environment
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Highways Legal Officer/ Paralegal

£25-30 p/hr

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Highways Legal Officer to join a vibrant, large legal services team in the North on a locum basis. This will be a full-time, ongoing assignment.

This role will provide you with the opporuntity to work alongside highly experienced lawyers in the Planning and Highways team, and it offers the flexibility to work remotely.

The duties of the successful Highways Legal Officer will include;

  • Providing support to the lawyers in the team
  • Dealing with Rights of Way matters
  • Assisting with S38/S278 highways agreements
  • Undertaking research

Benefits of the Highways Legal Officer role include;

  • Ongoing, long-term contract
  • Flexible working
  • Competitive hourly rates

This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience working within a busy public sector organisation. Full-time hours would be preferred although a flexible working pattern may be considered.

An understanding of highways is essential. While previous experience working within local government is desirable, private practice background should also apply. This role is suitable for non qualified candidates working at Paralegal/ Legal Officer level.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact India Langman in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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