Senior Planning Lawyer

Location
England, South East England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
11 Jun 2024
Closes
09 Jul 2024
Ref
931426
Contact
Laura Smith
Job Title
Lawyer
Practice Area
Planning / Environment
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Planning Lawyer

Part-time OR Full-time

Hybrid Working

Up to £60,000

Sellick Partnership is thrilled to have partnered with a Local Authority in the South in the recruitment for a permanent Senior Planning Lawyer.

Our client, a District Council, is seeking a Senior Planning Solicitor to join their Legal Services team.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small, supportive Legal Services team, working on a varied and interesting caseload of planning law matters, to include high value projects. There is also the opportunity to manage two members of staff within the team.

Our client is able to offer a very flexible working environment. If preferred, the successful candidate can work predominantly from home, with in-person attendance required for in-person afternoon committee meetings which occur twice per month and monthly team meetings.

Responsibilities of the Senior Planning Lawyer:

  • Provision of legal advice, representation, and assistance across the Council on all aspects of Town and Country Planning law
  • Represent the Council at twice monthly planning committee meetings
  • Supervise two members of staff within the Legal Services team

Experience required for the Senior Planning Lawyer:

  • Qualified solicitor, barrister or equivalent
  • Working knowledge of managing complex matters within Town and Country Planning Law

How to apply for the Senior Planning Lawyer:

For more information or to apply for the Senior Planning Lawyer role, contact Laura Smith in the Sellick Partnership Manchester office.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

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