Job details

Reference number - 1875-2330

Location - Portsmouth, Hampshire

Salary - Band 8 £28,221 - £30,755 or Band 10 £34,105 - £38,052 p.a.

Job type/hours - Permanent - 37 Hours per week

Closing date - There is no closing date we will interview as we receive suitable applications


Corporate, Commercial, and Regeneration Team

We are looking for skilled professionals to join our legal team, to provide quality advice and support to all departments of the Council on a wide range of matters relating to procurement, commercial law and regeneration projects.


The role will involve working closely with a range of departments across the council.

You will have your own case load consisting of a variety of procurement, projects, and contract matters.

You need to have experience of preparing all necessary legal documentation in respect of routine / noncomplex cases using precedent documentation and assisting with complex work as part of a project team as required and be able to work on more complex matters, and demonstrate an interest in developing inter-disciplinary legal skills.


For the higher banding, you will need to demonstrate a proven track record of contracts & commercial experience and/ or local government experience.


If you have any questions, or would like an informal discussion about this role, please call Sophie Mallon on 023 9284 1174


For full job details please attached documents at the bottom of the Job page and ensure you fully read and follow the guidance so you fully demonstrate how you meet the points on the job profile. Please also provide confirmation of your Practice certificate or evidence that you are qualified if applicable.

DBS Disclosure at Standard level will be required prior to any offer of employment and this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.


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