Senior Planning Lawyer

Posted 19 June 2024
Salary Circa £55 p/hour UMB
LocationSouth West
Job type Temporary
Discipline Legal & Governance Recruitment
Contact NameKatrina Nielsen

Job description

​We are currently working in partnership with a County Council in the South West, who are recruiting for a Senior Planning Lawyer on a locum basis for 6-months with potential extension.

The role will require committee attendance on a monthly basis, and offers an hourly rate in the region of £55 UMB subject to PQE.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Handling a mixed caseload of planning, highways and enforcement matters, including planning and enforcement advice, planning committee attendance and governance support, and preparing planning agreements

  • Drafting and advising s.106 agreements, CIL, certificates of lawful use and advising on other planning related matters

  • Advising on, drafting and completing highways agreements, including deeds of dedication and footpaths orders

  • Offering support to more junior members of the team

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Remote working

Working hours:

  • Full-time & part-time options will be considered

  • Up to 37-hours available

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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