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Contracts Lawyer

  • Location

    Greater Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £25 - £35 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Kiran Purewal

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

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Sellick Partnership are currently recruiting for a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Commercial Contracts Lawyer to join a well-respected local authority based in Greater Manchester, providing good transport links.

Our client is looking for somebody who possess commercial awareness and has a "can do" attitude. Their ideal candidate will be skilled at drafting legal documentation, providing clear advice and carrying out legal research.

The Commercial Contracts candidate will be well-organised and adaptable supporting stakeholders by providing specialist and proactive legal advice and assistance across a range of areas arising within the post holder's area of responsibility, including;

  • EU public procurement rules and applications
  • Contracting and procurement processes
  • Employment law
  • Data Protection and Freedom of Information
  • State Aid
  • Commercial and financial awareness
  • Contract management and dispute resolution
  • Licencing and public protection
  • Community partnerships and business models
  • Local government and law procedures

The successful candidate for the Commercial Lawyer role will be able to start straight away, joining a friendly team for a period of 6 months.

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 Kiran Purewal in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. 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. 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.