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Legal Services Manager

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit, Legal

  • Job type:

    Locum

  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Consultant:

    Lewis Dainty

  • Email:

    lewis.dainty@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    925160_1656430889

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-06

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Legal Services Manager

South East

£500 - 600 per day

Hybrid Working

My client is based in the SOuth East and is seeking an experienced legal professional to join their in-house legal services team for an initial 3-6 month locum position. This team supports a large in house legal services function and you will be managing external legal contracts between local authorities and third parties.

My client is looking to recruit a legal professional with significant managerial experience and senior experience at a local government level.

This role is full time and the client is happy to work on a hybrid working basis with attendance in the office 1-2 times every 2-3 weeks. There is an option to go into the office if you like to be office based.

Your job will incolve, but not limited to:

  • Client management
  • Managing a team of 3 direct reports but reporting to the head of legal and head of governance
  • Managing external legal contracts
  • Analysing performance and advising on cost effective client relationships

I do a lot of work with this client and candidate feedback is excellent on their structure, workloads and team support!

If you are interested, please apply immediately to be considered for short-listing. Alternatively, should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying, please do not hesitate to contact Lewis Dainty in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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