Senior Planning Lawyer

Spalding, Lincolnshire
£37,306 to £41,025 per annum (pro rata)
07 Jun 2017
23 Jun 2017
Job role
Planner, Solicitor
Contract Type
Part Time

Part-time up to 30 hours per week

Benefits include a Local Government pension scheme and a flexitime scheme.

We are currently looking to appoint an enthusiastic Senior Planning Lawyer to support the Legal Services Manager in managing and delivering the business of the Legal Services Team in South Holland to achieve the priorities and objectives of the Council.

As an existing senior level planning lawyer, you will be responsible for delivery of high quality advice and transactional work to the Council and its officers and members. You will supervise apprentices/trainees and the work of of placed-based lawyers shared with another local authority as part of a small, friendly team in a challenging and stimulating environment. You must be organised, accurate and able to work under pressure to pre-determined deadlines. You will be confident and tactful in dealing with elected members and senior officers and be able to think logically and plan ahead.

If you would like an informal chat after reading the job information contact Sarah Wolstenholme-Smy on 07970248422

Closing date:      Friday 23rd June 2017

Interview Date:   To be confirmed