Locum Planning & Highways Solicitor

  • Job Reference: LOW/6576530
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £259 Per Day
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a part time Planning/Highways Locum to join a busy Local Authority in East Anglia. The role is likely to run for a period of 3 to 4 months in duration to assist with additional workload and could be extended.

The ideal candidate will be either a Qualified Solicitor or Barrister, or a Legal Executive with at least 2 years planning experience.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and negotiating section 106, section 38, section 278 agreements
  • Offering general planning advice
  • Reviewing committee work
  • Highways agreements


Experience dealing with minerals and waste planning work would be beneficial but not essential for this role. The hourly rate on offer is dependent on experience.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner or Emily Bulman on 0121 616 0660. Or alternatively email midlandslegal@venngroup.com. We look forward to your application.

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