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Locum Commercial Contracts Lawyer

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  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit, Legal

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour + DOE

  • Consultant:

    Laura Hayward

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    1-2 months +

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Sellick Partnership are working with a well-respected Local Authority based in the East Midlands who are looking to appoint a Commercial Contracts Lawyer on a Locum basis.

The successful candidate will be required to take on a mixed caseload including matters such as:

  • Reviewing, negotiating and drafting Commercial Contracts such as frame work agreements
  • Advising on public procurement law
  • Dealing with construction contracts such as JCT and NEC
  • Advising on Local Government law

The post is initially for 1-2 months but has the potential to be extended beyond this. The ideal candidate will be available for full-time work, although applicants who are seeking part-time employment will also be considered.

You will be working remotely for the foreseeable but working patterns will be reviewed in accordance to government guidelines. You must be a qualified Barrister, Solicitor or Legal Executive and have extensive public procurement law experience to be considered. For further information, please contact Laura Hayward on 0161 834 1642.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. 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 consultant boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

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.