Senior Legal Officer – DMBC

Full Time
Posted 9 months ago

We are passionate about our Place and we firmly believe we have one of the strongest propositions in the country. Building on the strengths of being the UK’s best connected location, Doncaster is transforming the way it looks and feels. Anyone joining our council can look forward to working for a confident, ambitious organisation with big plans to develop further and deliver for our residents, workforce and visitors.

We are looking to recruit a motivated individual specialising in contract law to join our busy Legal Team.

The post offers the opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive team and to gain valuable experience working in a large metropolitan authority.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Solicitor, Barrister or Chartered Legal Executive to join the Contracts, Property and Transformation Team . We can offer a varied and interesting caseload of contract and commercial matters including regeneration and project work, social care, IT and funding matters.  Further details about the responsibilities and requirements of the role are contained in the job profile and role summary.

You must have good technical knowledge and an interest in the relevant area of law. However aptitude for the role is more important than experience.

This post provides an excellent opportunity for a candidate looking to obtain high quality contract law experience working for a key public sector organisation.

In return for your hard work and dedication, we can offer you the chance to be part of a great team dedicated to ensuring that all people in Doncaster thrive. You will also have access to a variety of attractive employee benefits including competitive leave entitlement, local government pension scheme and access to a range of staff discount and flexible benefits schemes. Visit our Working in Doncaster page to find out more.

For further information please contact Nicky Dobson on (01302) 734626 and by email at

The closing date for applications is the Friday 16th November 2018

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Job Features

Job CategoryCouncil Vacancies
Salary£38,026 - £41,735
Closing Date16/11/18

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