Torridge is home to some of England's most diverse and beautiful natural landscapes. Rolling green hills, golden beaches and rugged coastline make up an area covering 984 sq km. The region is a popular tourist destination, with rural businesses drawing upon this asset.
We have an exciting opportunity within our Legal Team for a Senior Solicitor & Monitoring Officer (at a salary of up to £52,578). In this role are you are likely to be involved in a diverse range of issues including property, planning, licencing, dispute resolution, contractual and constitutional/procedural matters and will have overall responsibility for provision of an effective legal service but the allocation of work will reflect individual preference and expertise.
The role is a great opportunity to join an effective and confident Council. Like all Councils we face financial challenges but sound management has placed us in a strong position and our ‘open for business’ approach means that a number of exciting developments are currently taking place.
In return we can offer one of the finest working environments in the South West. If you are the person for us, then we will do our very best to find a working arrangement that helps you balance your work and your life. This could include, for example, compressed hours and in any event a flexible working scheme.
For an informal discussion, please contact either Jenny Wallace (Head of Paid Service) on 01237 428703 or Steve Hearse (Strategic Manager - Resources) on 01237 428969
Interview date: 24 October 2018