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Contracts and Procurement Lawyer

Are you a Contracts Lawyer with Local Authority experience?

A well-regarded London Council is seeking a locum Contracts Lawyer to join their large, friendly team due to an increase in workloads.

There is also potential for this to be a Senior level role, depending on experience.

This assignment will begin on a 3 month contract with a view to extend long-term on a rolling basis. You will be working mostly remotely and will be required to attend the office on your first day to collect IT equipment.

You must have at least 2 years of recent experience in a local authority and ideally including procurement experience.

The successful Contracts Lawyer will handle a variety of matters, including but not limited to:

  • Drafting a variety of specialist contracts (such as IT, service, framework, waste disposal)
  • Advising on GDPR and FOI matters
  • Information law

You will carry a greatly varied caseload of interesting work, with no two days being the same. This is an unmissable opportunity to take on engaging work and continue your professional development within a welcoming and friendly team!

On offer is a competitive hourly rate and flexible working patterns. You may work part-time, such as 4 days per week, if this suits your lifestyle.

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 Chloë Cameron in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, including minorities and those with disabilities. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.

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