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Senior Solicitor

Manchester, Lancashire
£50,000 to £56,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Senior Solicitor - Local Government

Working for a governing body in the North of England supporting DfT with the role out of the 10-year North of England programme. This role would suit a solicitor that has worked in local government or is a solicitor in private practice that is looking to move to an inhouse role

Location: - North West Hybrid Flexible working: 1-2 days in the Central Manchester office

Salary: £50,000 to £56,000

Role Description:

The Resolute Group are working in partnership with a governing body supporting the legal aspects of new projects being developed and awarded in the North of England. Acting as an advisor between the Department for Transport and the local authorities / rail-based stakeholders (TOC, Network Rail etc..)

You will be acting as the legal and governance specialist providing support across a wide range of legal issues. Delivering high-quality, timely legal advice, representation and documentation of a specialist or complex nature, fulfilling all statutory or regulatory requirements across all of the following disciplines:

  • Public and administrative law
  • Company law
  • Commercial law
  • Contract law
  • Procurement law
  • Data protection and freedom of information

If you are in private and have experienced local government and or transport and wish to move in-house, please feel free to call or apply.

Required Experience:

  • Registered practising solicitor.
  • Experience in providing general legal support either internally or in private practice

You need to be living and eligible to work in the UK to be suitable for this position.

If you are interested in this position, please apply via this Link or contact Phil Crew on LinkedIn or call The Resolute Group on . If this role isn't quite right for you, please follow The Resolute Group on LinkedIn or look at The Resolute Group website.

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  • Job Reference: 706199644-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Resolute Group
    The Resolute Group
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £56,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent