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Planning Solicitor


Job Description:

Planning Solicitor needed in Rochdale

The hourly rate is £45.00ph PAYE

This is a temporary role

The reference number is:                       0008 E2F2 / 1

The successful candidate will provide an effective, efficient, comprehensive and professional in-house legal service in relation to the functions as Planning Authority and Highways Authority

To ensure the effective execution of the legal work arising from decisions its Committees and the day-to-day operation of its Services with particular emphasis on the Council’s functions as Planning Authority and Highways Authority

To represent Committees and to undertake advocacy as appropriate

To keep up to date with all relevant legislation and codes of practice and to comply with any continuing professional development requirements

Due to high volumes of CVs received, we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.

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  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Legal