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Senior Contracts Lawyer

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently recruiting for a local authority in the North London area, who are seeking a Locum Contracts & Procurement Lawyer to join their legal department. Please see below further details about the role.

ROLE: Senior Contracts and Commercial Lawyer
LOCATION: South East London
RATE: £40 to £50ph
CONTRACT: 6 months, with strong possibility of extension

Please note that the role is currently hybrid working.

The Role

  • To help the team in progressing Contract & Procurement caseloads through to completion
  • To work matters including grant funding, consultancy arrangements, funding agreements, frameworks and initiatives
  • To advise other council members on up to date legislation
  • To work from home remotely for the foreseeable future

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor, legal Executive or Barrister with at least 2 years PQE within Contracts and Procurement Law
  • Recent local authority work is highly desirable
  • A strong and current acknowledgement of current legislation
  • To be able to manage a busy caseloads

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please feel free to reach out to Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969, or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.