PRINCIPAL CONTRACTS LAWYER

Job Description

Salary: Competitive

Principal Contracts Lawyer Location: Abbey House, Abingdon although we work in a truly flexible, and hybrid way Contract Type: Permanent Hours: 37 hours per week Salary and grade: £59,416 - £64,591 Grade 9 (wef 01/04/24) Are you experienced in advising on procurement legislation and enjoy the challenge of ensuring best value in contracts? Our Legal team is instrumental in providing legal advice and support to all departments across South Oxfordshire District Council and Vale of White Horse District Council. We are looking to recruit experienced legal professionals to join our expanding, friendly Legal team, to help support the future growth and direction of this busy service. As councils we procure a range of goods and services to deliver our commitments to our residents. This role will need experience of advising on procurement legislation and ensuring best value for the councils as well as work with partners on major procurements, town centre redevelopment and regeneration schemes. The role will work closely with our procurement team ensuring compliance with the relevant legislation. There is increasing demand for high-level contracts work and we need a skilled and experienced contracts lawyer to manage the team and to advise on projects, carrying a personal case load. This principal lawyer role represents a real opportunity for a lawyer to step up to a management position. You will need a blend of excellent legal skills developed during your post qualification experience and be able to work independently as well as oversee a small team, up to date knowledge of contract and procurement law and be a qualified solicitor, barrister or chartered legal executive. Experience of working in a local authority and supervising staff would be an advantage. In return you will receive a generous holiday allowance of 25 days, career average pension, truly flexible working and support for your health and wellbeing. We look forward to hearing from you. Closing date: 24 March Interviews: w/c 2 April REF-(phone number removed)

Job Summary

Recently Viewed Jobs

Glasgow, City of Glasgow
Competitive
Posted 02.04.2024 (10 days remaining)
Somerset, Somerset
Competitive
Posted 03.04.2024 (28 days remaining)
Swansea, Swansea
Competitive
Posted 21.03.2024 (27 days remaining)
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Competitive
Posted 11.03.2024 (17 days remaining)
Thame, Oxfordshire
Competitive
Posted 01.03.2024 (7 days remaining)
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Competitive
Posted 01.04.2024 (22 days remaining)
Heanor, Derbyshire
Competitive
Posted 14.03.2024 (20 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 07.03.2024 (13 days remaining)
Bishopsgate, Surrey
Competitive
Posted 13.03.2024 (11 days remaining)
Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire
Competitive
Posted 07.03.2024 (13 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 19.03.2024 (25 days remaining)
Canterbury, Kent
Competitive
Posted 02.04.2024 (28 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 01.03.2024 (7 days remaining)
Horncastle, Lincolnshire
Competitive
Posted 28.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 23.02.2024 (0 day remaining)
Cornwall, Cornwall
Competitive
Posted 29.02.2024 (6 days remaining)
Nationwide, U.K
Competitive
Posted 07.03.2024 (13 days remaining)
Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire
Competitive
Posted 27.02.2024 (4 days remaining)
Leicester, Leicestershire
Competitive
Posted 28.02.2024 (28 days remaining)
Birmingham, West Midlands
Competitive
Posted 26.02.2024 (3 days remaining)
City of London, London
Competitive
Posted 02.04.2024 (28 days remaining)
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Competitive
Posted 06.03.2024 (12 days remaining)
Bristol, Bristol
Competitive
Posted 03.04.2024 (28 days remaining)
Solihull, West Midlands
Competitive
Posted 25.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Competitive
Posted 18.03.2024 (24 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 11.03.2024 (17 days remaining)
Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester
Competitive
Posted 12.03.2024 (18 days remaining)
Camden Town, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 14.03.2024 (20 days remaining)
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Competitive
Posted 25.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 23.03.2024 (0 day remaining)
Birmingham, West Midlands
Competitive
Posted 04.03.2024 (10 days remaining)
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Competitive
Posted 28.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
London, Greater London
Competitive
Posted 08.03.2024 (14 days remaining)
Chew Stoke, Somerset
Competitive
Posted 11.03.2024 (17 days remaining)
Southampton, Hampshire
Competitive
Posted 28.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Competitive
Posted 13.03.2024 (19 days remaining)
City of London, London
Competitive
Posted 27.02.2024 (4 days remaining)
Birmingham, West Midlands
Competitive
Posted 26.03.2024 (28 days remaining)
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Competitive
Posted 15.03.2024 (21 days remaining)
Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Competitive
Posted 20.03.2024 (26 days remaining)

Don’t miss out on future Law Jobs on The Legists!

The Legists collects personal information when you register with us or place an order for products or services. We will use this information to provide the services requested, maintain guarantee records, and, if you agree send marketing information. The Legists will not share your information for marketing purposes with companies outside The Legists. For more information explaining how we use your information please see our Privacy Policy