Interim Head of Commercial Contracts & Commercial Property
My client , a large local authority legal team in the Northern Home Counties, are looking for an Interim Head of Service to lead their Commercial Law and Property Teams.
This is a 6-9 month maternity cover role, subject to review.
The successful candidate will be expected to;
* Provide robust legal advice to Chief Officers
* Play a pivotal role in the Council achieving its wider corporate ambitions
* Provide legal support to departments when making high risk and critical decisions of a commercial nature, including procurement, contract management, partnership working or generating income streams
You will need to demonstrate a successful track record of up to date senior legal expertise coupled with a strong commercial edge, gained from either the public or private sector.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified Solicitor, Barrister or FILEx with a current practicing certificate. The candidate will need a firm understanding of commercial law and will ideally have public sector experience.
The role is offering an excellent hourly rate which is negotiable dependent upon experience but candidates can expect an offer of £50 - £60 per hour, (Inside IR35).
Flexible working and remote working is on offer.
To apply for this post please contact Bianca Gibbs at Chadwick Nott on 01179 171 860 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.