Senior Commercial Contracts Lawyer

A local authority based in East London is seeking a Senior Commercial Contracts Lawyer for an initial period of 3 months. This is a temporary role to start ASAP.

The successful Senior Contracts Lawyer will be ambitious, motivated, experienced and have solid procurement experience. You will provide high quality legal and procurement advice on contract and commercial matters for all areas of the council including construction, regeneration, and ICT matters. Local government experience is essential.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are seeking candidates available on no more than four weeks’ notice. You must have a current practising certificate to be considered for the role.

To register an interest in the position, 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 and Local Government