Newcastle upon Tyne

Solicitor (Commercial – Contracts and Procurement)



Full time

£38,890 - £41,888 per annum

We are looking for an enthusiastic solicitor to join our busy Commercial Team. The team deals with a broad range of areas of law and you will demonstrate an aptitude for advising in one or more of the areas below:

• Public procurement;

• IT, construction and/or other commercial contracts;

• Grant funding, Joint Venture Agreements or Partnership/multi-agency agreements;

• Data Protection, Freedom of Information and general public law matters.

Applicants from newly-qualified solicitors will be welcomed.

The successful applicant will need to be a confident communicator with the ability to solve problems in a pragmatic and timely way. You must also be able to work both independently and as part of a professional team and be able to manage conflicting priorities to deadlines.

You will have an excellent benefits package which includes generous annual leave, flexi-time, access to a Local Government Pension Scheme, and salary sacrifice schemes.

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In accordance with Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021, staff deployed to work in CQC registered care homes providing accommodation and nursing or personal care are required to have full vaccination status or a medical exemption before working or being deployed into work settings covered by the legislation. Applicants to positions covered by these regulations are required to provide certified evidence of their vaccination status or medical exemption as part of any pre employment checks.


Closing date:

26 January 2022

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