Senior Legal Officer C - Contracts and Commercial

Corporate Services
Governance & Commissioning
Legal Services
High Street Buildings, Huddersfield
Grade 14-15
£42,683 - £47,334 (Career Progression to Grade 15)

The Council has ambitious plans for the economic regeneration and development of Kirklees.

We are looking for an experienced commercial lawyer to lead our Contracts and Commercial team at this exciting time.

You will provide specialist advice and assistance on all aspects of commercial work including contracts, public procurement, and projects.

You must be a qualified Solicitor or Barrister holding a current practising certificate, or FILEx.

You should be a confident, skilled and enthusiastic lawyer with a “can do” commercial approach.

Joining Kirklees means you have access to a range of employee benefits, including generous leave entitlement, flexible working (including working from home) and excellent pension. You will be part of a supportive team environment, which has a strong commitment to training and further development of our employees. We are based in the town centre, well placed for transport links to the North's leading cities, including Leeds, Manchester, and Sheffield.

As part of the application process please complete the attached questionnaire. You will need to download this, complete and save ready to attached at a later stage. You may also submit a CV

07 June 2020, 11:55 PM

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