Locum Principal Planning & Highways Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 6960870/001
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2020
  • Recruiter: Midlands
  • Location: England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: £300 to £380 Per Day
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 9-12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Locum Principal Planning and Highways Lawyer – £300-£380 per day – East Anglia – Remote Working

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are recruiting for a Principal Planning and Highways Lawyer to join a Local Authority based in the East Anglia. The position will be full time for a period of 9 – 12 months on a remote working basis with potential attendance in the office once lockdown measures are lifted.

The successful applicant will possess a thorough knowledge of Planning law and will have managed a caseload of matters within Local Government. Management experience is also desirable.

Day-to-day duties will include:

  • Handling a range of Planning matters including s106 agreements

  • Leading other members of the team in a line management capacity

  • Leading on project work on strategic sites that will require S106 Agreements, CPO work and inquires

  • Manage high volumes of planning and highways transactions

  • Advising on a variety of general Planning Law enquiries

  • Attending Planning Committees when required

The position offers a daily rate of £300-£380 per day (umbrella rate) depending on experience.

Please apply for this role online or for further information contact Philippa Turner or Emma Walker at Venn Group via phone, email or LinkedIn for further information.


0121 616 0660



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