We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Lawyer - Regeneration, Planning, Property, Contracts to join our clients offices based in Wembley on a temporary contract basis for 4 months with the possibility for an extension.
As the Senior Lawyer - Regeneration, Planning, Property, Contracts, your main duties will include:
Make a positive contribution to the delivery of the service, this will include working flexibly and positively to achieve the objectives of the Council.
Manage and lead staff to achieve high performance and effective operational delivery, including developing and improving staff capability.
Manage a customer focused service and the effective use of resources.
Ensure that the council's overall vision, values and ethos are central to the requirements of the service.
Support effective working relationships and act as an ambassador and advocate with external organisations.
Keep up to date with developments in service delivery and best practice to ensure the service performs effectively and to the highest standardsTo be successful for this Senior Lawyer - Regeneration, Planning, Property, Contracts post you will need to have:
Qualification as Solicitor Barrister or Filex
Evidence of significant relevant Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
Full understanding of risk management in the context of corporate governance
Ability to manage people, performance and budgets.
Ability to personally handle all matters within the post holder's area of responsibility and to carry a heavy caseload of work.
Ability to give clear and proactive legal advice in a manner which supports clients in achieving their organisational objectives.
Ability to appear as an advocate
Leadership and management skillsStart Date-