Locum Planning Solicitor

  • Job Reference: PBT/6675990
  • Date Posted: 9 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £35.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months+
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn group’s specialist Public Sector Legal team are excited to be recruiting for a Locum Planning Solicitor to join a Local Authority Legal team, based in Northamptonshire. This contract is offered for an initial period of 3-6 months with the possibility of extension. There is also the possibility of some home working for the right candidate.

The ideal candidate will be a Solicitor or Legal Executive with previous experience specialising in Local Government.

Duties may include:

  • Acting as the council’s legal advisor at Planning Committee and providing advice on planning matters to officers and members
  • Drafting and negotiating s106 agreements
  • Dealing with planning enforcements
  • Drafting necessary planning and other infrastructure agreements

Candidates will be considered on both a full-time and part-time basis for the position, and an hourly rate between £35-£40 dependent on experience is offered.

For further information, please contact Philippa Turner on 0121 616 0681 or alternatively send your CV to midlandslegal@venngroup.com.

Venn Group aim to deliver the highest standards, so you can be assured your application will be handled with professionalism and care.

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