Commercial & Procurement Solicitor

Posted 02 May 2024
Salary Negotiable depending on PQE
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Temporary
Discipline Legal & Governance Recruitment
Contact NameKatrina Nielsen

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with one of our Local Government clients, who are looking for a fully remote locum Contracts & Procurement Solicitor on an initial 3-month contract. The position is due to start immediately, and the hourly rate of pay is negotiable depending on PQE.

The ideal candidate will team player who can handle a complex caseload with minimal supervision, and must be qualified.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Dealing with a range of commercial issues including contracts and agreements, complex procurements, alternative delivery structures, innovative approaches to service delivery and projects
  • Advising on, drafting and reviewing, commercial contracts, funding agreements and other legal documents
  • Partnering with the business to advise on the legal implications of their activity
  • Providing an effective legal service in relation to all contracts, procurement and commercial matters including a good working knowledge of EU procurement legislation and advising on subsidy control

Experience required:

  • Experience required in Local Government

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Fully remote working

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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