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Commercial Lead Lawyer

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East Suffolk Council
Place of work:
Riverside, Lowestoft or East Suffolk House, Melton
Salary details:
£40,760 - £44,632 pa
Job term:
Full Time
37 per week
Closing date:
06 January 2020 11:30 PM
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Part time hours considered.

Based in Lowestoft or Melton (dependent on candidate’s preference).

Relocation package available (subject to terms).

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference to people’s lives, delivering vital services to a quarter of a million people across East Suffolk.

We are recruiting for a Commercial Lawyer to join our talented and dynamic Legal Team. If you are looking for your next challenge in a progressive and forward- thinking organisation, we would like to hear from you.

You will lead and provide accurate up to date legal advice on commercial contracts and procurement across the Council and work on various corporate projects. You will support corporate initiatives and projects including the development of a commercial approach and innovative ways of working. 

With demonstrable experience of working at a senior level, you will also be experienced at building and maintaining effective relationships with staff and partners at all levels.

Our Council is proud to offer great opportunities for training and development. We want you to stay with us for the long-term, so we’ll give you all the support we can to build a great career with our organisation. There’s also a superb benefits package including flexible working options and purpose-built brand-new office accommodation, as well as a generous leave entitlement, discount scheme, pension scheme and free car parking.

Please read the job description and person specification before applying for this job.

For an informal discussion regarding these fantastic career opportunities, please contact Christopher Bing (Legal Services Manager) on (01394) 444408.               

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