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Contracts Lawyer (Local Authority) - Surrey

  • Job reference: LSCL/0303
  • Location: Surrey
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Qualified
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Job description: Service Care Legal are looking for a Locum Contracts Lawyer for a local authority based in the Surrey area. Due to increase workload, they are looking for someone to come in on an initial 3 month basis, with the strong possibility of extension beyond this.

ROLE:Contracts Lawyer
RATE:£34ph / DOE
CONTRACT:3 months ongoing

The Role

*To progress full caseloads of Contracts, Procurement, Planning and Project casework through to completion
*To advise and deal with all legal issues arising during the contracting process and in relation to tendering procedures and EU procurement legislation
*To negotiate, draft and complete all types of contractual and other legal documentation
*To provide assistance to junior members of staff when required

The Person

*A qualified Solicitor or Lawyer with at least 2 years' PQE
*Highly experienced in progressing full caseloads of Contracts and Procurement legal matters through to completion
*Previous experience of working in a local authority is highly desirable but not essential
*Someone who is well organised and a strong team player

Should you wish to discuss the opportunity further at length, please reach out to Lloyd on 01772 208969 or email