Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer

Location
England, Kent
Salary
£25 - £35 per hour
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Oct 2017
Ref
FS7982
Contact
Felicity Simpson
Sector/Practice Area
Planning
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Contract

Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer, Surrey, 3+ PQE - A unique opportunity to join a Public Sector Body as a Planning Lawyer on a Locum basis of 6 months with the view to extend. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE: Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer

PQE REQUIRED: 3+

LOCATION: Kent

HOURLY RATE: Falls outside of IR35

THE ROLE: This Public Sector Body are currently seeking a Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer to join them on a locum basis for around 6 months with a view to extend. You will maintain external contacts that will assist with the efficient and effective management and development of the Public Sector Body and its legal work. Share ideas, advice and best practice with the Public Sector Body's partners where appropriate. The Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer will plan work activities and priorities to ensure that the Strategic Sites Legal Group's and client officers' requirements are met efficiently. You will be working closely with the Principal Solicitor (Strategic Development) as Head of the Strategic Sites Legal Group, and with other members of the Strategic Sites Legal Group and members of the Strategic Sites Team in the Planning and Development Unit as appropriate. In addition and as agreed, to work with the Principal Solicitor (Property and Projects) in relation to complex property transactions and property-related aspects of corporate projects assigned to the Post, and with members of the Strategic Housing and Property Team in the Community and Housing Service as appropriate. To be an active member of corporate 'development teams' on key projects/development schemes, and generally to work with and proactively advise client officers in all Services as appropriate.

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will have gained a minimum of 3 years PQE and will have experience of working in Local Government. You will have substantial experience in strategic planning and have gained knowledge and understanding of Data Protection and/or a sound knowledge of Civil Litigation in a Local Government context. You will have Experience or knowledge of negotiating legal documentation and procedures in connection with a range of property transactions.

THE FIRM: This Public Sector are looking to appoint a locum for a 6 month period to commence with them in mid September.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact Felicity Simpson at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email felicity.simpson@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://enllegal.co.uk/

eNL is handling a number of Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer vacancies throughout London and the South East. If you are a Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Senior Strategic Planning Lawyers who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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