Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Lawyer

Posted 1 week ago by Venn Group
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Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Lawyer – East of England – initial 3 Months+ – Remote Working – up to £45 per hour Umbrella

Venn Group’s specialist legal team are currently working with a reputable Local Authority in the East of England area who are recruiting for a Locum Commercial Contracts & Procurement Lawyer to join their department.

This assignment is offered on a full-time basis however candidates possessing relevant experience who can only offer part-time hours will also be considered.

The contract is for an initial period of 3 months and will be worked on a fully remote basis. This opportunity is suitable for an experienced Solicitor, Barrister or Legal Executive.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience working within Local Government and have the ability to effectively manage a fast-paced and varied caseload.

Daily duties will include:

  • Reviewing existing contracts, revising and amending existing contracts to make them fit for the Council’s purpose

  • Drafting novation agreements and providing guidance on incomplete contracts and also contracts which have concluded

  • Advising on a range of local government law issues, including governance arrangements for shared services, data protection and freedom of information

  • Drafting agreements including grant and loan agreements and service level agreements

  • Efficient management of workloads adhering to given timescales and budgets

The role is offering an attractive rate of up to £45 per hour umbrella dependent upon experience.

If this role is of interest to you, please contact Will Pardoe or Connie Ross on .  Alternatively, please email an up-to-date copy of your CV to 

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually. If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Reference: 44346143

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