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Principal Planning and Property Solicitor

  • Location

    Worksop, Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £35934 - £38813 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Sara Robinson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


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Bassetlaw District Council currently have an exciting opportunity for a Principal Planning and Property Solicitor to join their legal services team. The Principal Planning and Property Solicitor post is offered on a full time, permanent basis.

What you'll be doing: As part of the Principal Solicitor post you will undertake work relating primarily to Planning and Property, including dealing with complex planning agreements and property transactions. You will support the Council's Planning Committee as well as working within the Council's legal team to support their wider business objectives.

For this Role: For the Principal Planning and Property Solicitor post you must be a Qualified Solicitor or Barrister with a current Practicing Certificate, have a full and current driving licence, minimum degree qualification and good interpersonal and negotiating skills.

What it's like to work here: Bassetlaw District Council is based in Worksop, they value their staff and offer an excellent working environment, employee benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 24 days annual leave rising to 29 days after 5 years' service
  • Bank holiday's off and an extra day over the Christmas period
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme

To request an application pack, please visit www.bassetlawjobs.co.uk or contact Sara Robinson in our Manchester office. Please quote COR0434P in the application form and within correspondence.

If you would like to have a confidential chat about the position then you can contact Council Solicitor Stephen Wormald.

CLOSING DATE: 2nd December

INTERVIEW DATE: Week commencing 9th December

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.

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