Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer

England, Kent
30 Mar 2018
27 Apr 2018
Felicity Simpson
Sector/Practice Area

Senior Strategic Planning Lawyer, Kent, 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




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 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.


This Public Sector are looking to appoint a locum for a 6 month period to commence with them as soon as possible.


Contact Felicity Simpson at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

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