Locum Planning Lawyer – East of England – Full Time – 3 months – Remote Working – up to £50 per hour umbrella
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are excited to be recruiting for a Locum Planning Lawyer to join a Public Sector Organisation's legal team in the East of England. The assignment is offered for an initial period of 3 months with the possibility of extension thereafter. This role will be on an all remote working basis for the foreseeable future, however the appointed candidate will be required to attend Planning Committee meetings in person once per month.
Ideally, this position is to be worked on a full-time basis however candidates with part-time availability possessing relevant experience may also be considered. The successful applicant will possess a thorough knowledge of Planning Law and will have managed a caseload of matters within Local Government.
Day-to-day duties may include:
Dealing with Highways, transport, town & country planning, countryside, public rights of way, unauthorised encampment, Town and Village Green and Commons matters
Drafting and negotiating section 106 agreements
Attending planning inquiries and Planning Committees
Preparing reports to the Council’s Executive and/or Regulatory Committee
Handling correspondence by email and post and enquiries from the public, private solicitors, Planning Inspectorate, courts, witnesses
The position offers an hourly rate of £40 - £50 per hour Umbrella dependent upon levels of experience.
To apply for this position, please contact Connie Ross or Will Pardoe at Venn Group on 0121 616 0660, alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
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