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Contracts Locum

  • Location

    Staffordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £35 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Kate Jasper

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

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Sellick Partnership are currently seeking a Commercial Contracts Solicitor on behalf of a large public sector organisation in the Staffordshire area. This role will involve managing a mixed caseload of commercial contracts and candidates must be able to negotiate effectively to gain outcomes required by the client.

It is essential that candidates have a strong commercial background, perhaps coming from an in-house or corporate position. Procurement knowledge is essential for this role although and one of your main clients will be the procurement team.

The successful Commercial Contracts Lawyer will take on a workload that may consist of drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts to include:

  • Construction contracts such as JCT and NEC
  • Goods and services
  • Waste management contracts
  • Advising on clarifications in relation to procurement work

This is a full-time position and is to begin immediately for an initial period of 3 months, although it is likely that the position will continue beyond that.

Whilst not centrally based, our client's offices are easily accessible by public transport.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for shortlisting. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Kate Jasper 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.

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