Senior Lawyer and Deputy Monitoring Officer – East of England – Full Time – Permanent – Hybrid Working – Up to £49,500 D.O.E
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with an established Local Authority in the East of England who are recruiting for a Senior Lawyer and Deputy MonitoringOfficer to join their team.
This assignment is offered on a full-time basis however candidates possessing relevant experience who can only offer part-time hours will also be considered. The position will be worked on a partially remote basis, office presence will be required of the successful candidate.
This position is suitable for an experienced Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive with previous experience within Local Government.
Daily duties will include:
Acting as a legal advisor to the client organisations in governance and other corporate or constitutional and administrative matters to ensure compliance with statutory duties and obligations and to protect the best interests of the client organisations.
Undertaking the role of Deputy Monitoring Officer and legal advisor for Committee meetings, informal meetings and working parties as required.
Acting as a source of legal advice and support to any of the client Committees and Directorates as directed to cover the absence of colleagues.
Representing clients in negotiations and discussions with third parties in matters regarding the areas of legal practice relevant to the post.
Local Government Pensions Scheme – considered to be one of the best employer contribution rates.
Flexible working arrangements – we offer flexible hours and remote working with the aim to give everyone a balanced work / life ratio.
Family and Friendly policies including excellent Maternity, Paternity and Adoption entitlements.
A generous minimum annual leave entitlement of 24 days, plus public holidays. With the option to purchase more annual leave!
The role is offering a salary of up to £49,500 per annum dependent upon experience
For further information, please contact Philippa Stoate or Emma Walker on 0121 616 0660. Alternatively, email an up-to-date copy of your CV to email@example.com
We look forward to receiving your application.
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