Planning Lawyer

Posted 02 November 2023
Salary Salary of £56,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Legal & Governance Recruitment
Contact NameClara Willis

Job description

We are currently partnering a Local Authority based in Devon, who are recruiting for a permanent Planning Lawyer to join the team.

This is a great opportunity for a local Solicitor or Legal Executive looking for their next challenge!

The salary for the post in in the region of £56,000, and the role offers hybrid working and a competitive LGPS pension.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Drafting and negotiating a range of planning agreements, such as s106 and s73 agreements, and handling a high-volume caseload

  • Provided advice to the client group on varied planning matters, including appeal enquiries

  • Attended and represented the Council at Planning Committee meetings as and when required

Experience required:

  • Drafting s106 agreements

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 30-days annual leave, plus bank holidays

  • LGPS pension scheme

  • Hybrid model – 50% working from home

  • Free gym membership

  • Flexible working incentives

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday

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