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Governance, Data Protection and Contracts Lawyer

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit, Legal

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    £50 - £55 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Kiran Purewal

  • Email:

    kiran.purewal@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    925131_1656669884

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-06

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Sellick Partnership are pleased to be working with a public sector organisation in the North West who are searching for a new Governance, Data Protection & Contracts Lawyer to join their team.

The initial placement length will be for 3 months, with the possibility of an extension.

The public sector organisation will pay the successful Governance, Data Protection & Contracts Lawyer £50-55 per hour depending on experience and the candidate will be able to work remotely from home.

As a Governance, Data Protection & Contracts Lawyer your role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Contributing to the development of broader operational plans, manage operational plans across legal services as directed, and enable successful implementation by prioritising and aligning planned activities.
  • Delivering high quality, timely legal advice, representation and documentation of a specialist or complex nature fulfilling all statutory or regulatory requirements
  • Acting as Information Officer & Data Protection Officer working with Senior Managers to ensure on-going compliance with the Data Protection (GDPR) and the Freedom of Information Acts and wider information law.
  • Providing support to ensure negotiations, contracts, agreements and legal documents are conducted in compliance with relevant Contract and Procurement law including the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 at all times.

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.

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