Commercial Contracts Locum - Oxfordshire

  • Job Reference: PBTOxRem
  • Date Posted: 24 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Midlands
  • Location: Oxfordshire, England
  • Salary: £42.00 to £47.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

URGENT Locum Construction Contracts Solicitor (All Remote Working) – up to £47 per hour

Venn Group is urgently recruiting for a Locum Construction Contracts Solicitor to join a Local Authority in Oxfordshire on a remote working basis.

This contract is looking to last for 6 months initially and is ideally looking to pay a rate of between £42-47 per hour dependent upon experience.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Barrister with previous experience specialising in Commercial Contracts Law within Local Authorities. Experience in dealing with Construction Contracts (including JCTs/NECs) is essential.

Duties may include:

  • Undertaking legal contracts and procurement work including construction contracts and funding agreements in relation to a wide range of infrastructure projects
  • Handling a personal caseload of legal work to a high standard of professional practice
  • Progressing general contact law and procurement law advice
  • Providing advice to Council Officers on the implications of recent legislation and legal developments
  • Giving advice, support and legal representation on behalf of Directors and ensuring that this is done in line with the policies, procedures  and in accordance with legal requirement

For further information, please contact Sophie Powell or Sarah Pugh on 0121 616 0681 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours.  However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually.  If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards and have been accredited with IIP and ISO accreditation, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.