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Principal Contracts Solicitor

  • Location

    Hampshire, England

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £50 per hour + DOE

  • Consultant:

    Laura Hayward

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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We are currently seeking a Principal Contracts Solicitor to join a Local Authority based in Hampshire.

As well as managing a small team made up of individuals who have varying levels of experience and qualification, the successful Principal Solicitor will also be required to pick up a caseload, which may include:

  • Drafting, negotiating, and reviewing commercial contracts
  • Procurement
  • State Aid
  • Breach of contract
  • Data protection

Our client is seeking a Solicitor who is a confident and experienced manager, as well as comfortable liaising with Senior Officers and Members of the Council.

Due to the managerial aspect of this role, the successful candidate will need to have a strong office presence. Although, once settled some homeworking will be available.

This is a full-time position and is to begin immediately for an initial period of 3 months, although there may be a chance of the role continuing beyond that.

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 Laura Hayward in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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.