Dudley MBC is a Community Council rich in history and is very focused on regeneration and reinvesting itself to meet challenges of the future, forming part of the West Midlands Combined Authority. Legal Services continues to be accredited to Lexcel, the Law Society’s standard for excellence in Legal Practice Management and Client Care.
Permanent – Full time
37 hours per week
Salary: Grade 11 (SCP 36-39) (£39,881-£42,822)
Location: 4 Ednam Road, Dudley/working from home
We have an opportunity within our Legal Services Team (Conveyancing, Contracts and Major Projects) for a qualified Solicitor/Barrister, with experience in Property and Regeneration Law.
The successful candidate will, amongst other things, deal with regeneration and property matters, manage caseloads, prepare property contracts and transfers and provide legal advice to the Council’s officers and Elected Members. You must also be able to work independently and as part of a much wider team, working cross-directorate and with external bodies. Experience in local government is essential together with good communication skills.
The successful applicant will be able to work within the Council's Flexible Working Policy, subject to the business needs of the Council being fulfilled. The Flexible Working Policy allows home working and a degree of flexibility on working hours. There is also a generous leave allowance.
For further information or an informal chat, please contact: Tom Senior on 01384 816543 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised date if a large number of applications are received.
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