Legal Executive (Ref: ADC1001)
£32,234 - £34,728 per annum
Full time 37 hours per week
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated qualified lawyer to join our legal team providing legal services to the Ashfield and Mansfield Shared Legal Service across all functions of each Council (Ashfield District Council and Mansfield District Council).
You will be a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives, have experience in providing legal advice and knowledge of the legislation governing local government. You should have excellent human resource skills. Applicants must have highly developed written and oral communication skills.
This is a role with a strong focus on both criminal and civil litigation matters in a local authority context. The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with a wide variety of litigious matters, for instance housing and anti-social behaviour, debt recovery, prosecutions, together with excellent advocacy skills.
To apply, please visit: www.mansfieldandashfieldjobs.co.uk
Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.
Closing date: 25th January, 2021
Interview date: w/c 1st February, 2021
Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.