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Planning Lawyer

  • Location

    East Anglia, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months+

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A large local authority based in East Anglia is seeking a locum Planning Lawyer to join them on a full time basis as soon as possible to assist with a busy workload within the team.

The Planning Lawyer is required to undertake a caseload of planning and highways matters on behalf of the council. This council is a County however they undertake work for other local authorities which include Districts and Boroughs which gives an excellent variety to your caseload.

The Planning Lawyer role duties include;

  • Planning and highways agreements (S106, S278, S38)
  • Planning advice
  • Planning committees
  • Planning enforcement notices
  • Development work

There is scope for up to 2 days working from home for this role and flexible working opportunities. This role offers a warm, friendly and small team which you will be joining alongside a well-established client department.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who have previous Local Authority experience and have worked within Local Government. 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 Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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