Commercial Contracts Lawyer

London (Central), London (Greater)
£300-385 per day
11 Jun 2024
09 Jul 2024
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

A local authority based in London is seeking a Senior Contracts Lawyer for an initial period of three months. This is an interim position to start as soon as possible.

The successful Contracts Lawyer will have experience dealing with a broad range of contracts and procurement matters relating to the procurement of goods, works and services, state aid, funding agreements, TUPE related issues. You will also be required to draft and advise on contract documents, construction contracts, and local authority governance. Previous local government experience is highly advantageous. Procurement experience is essential. UK experience is essential.


You must have a current practising certificate and be a solicitor, barrister or fellow of ILEX.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a talented, friendly, and highly regarded in-house legal team.


The role is paying £307.38 per day PAYE, or £384.99 umbrella per day. Please note this is a hybrid working role, office presence is required.


Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are seeking candidates available on no more than 4 weeks’ notice.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


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