Commercial Contracts Lawyer

A local authority based in Bedfordshire is seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer for an initial period of three months. This is an interim role offered on a hybrid working basis.

The successful Commercial Contracts Lawyer will be required to undertake the following duties:

  • Give advice in relation to highly complex matters
  • Deal with legal matters relating to UK and EU contract and public procurement law
  • Carry out a range of work including drafting necessary legal documents, legal letters, consents, and by-laws as well as negotiating agreements, settlements etc.
  • Draft and negotiate contracts of all types

As this is a hybrid working role, you will need to attend the office a few times each month. Local government experience is advantageous. EU procurement experience is essential.

Candidates must be available on no more than 2 weeks’ notice.

To register an interest in the role, please send an updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Zoe Alex

Zoe Alex

Managing Director