Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Lawyer – West Midlands – Remote Working – up to £45 per hour (Umbrella)
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with an established Local Authority in the West Midlands area who are recruiting for a Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Lawyer to join their department.
This assignment is offered on a full-time basis although part time applicants will be considered. The contract is for an initial period of 4 months with the possibility of extension and will be worked remotely for the foreseeable future. This opportunity is suitable for an experienced Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive.
The ideal candidate will have prior experience working within Local Government and have the ability to effectively manage a busy and varied caseload.
Daily duties will include:
Drafting and approving contracts arising from all the councils’ functions, including construction, service, consultancy, IT contracts, procurement and JCT contracts
Advising on a range of local government law issues, including governance arrangements for shared services, data protection and freedom of information
Composing contract clauses and negotiating with third parties as required
Drafting agreements including grant and loan agreements and service level agreements
Efficient management of workloads adhering to given timescales and budgets
An hourly rate of up to £45 per hour (umbrella) is offered for this position depending on experience.
For further information, please contact Philippa Stoate or Tom Hoult on 0121 616 0660, alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.