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Legal Manager

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Full time
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Closed for applications on 17/10/2021 23:59
£56,073 - £58,412
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Cavendish House, Teesdale Business Park, Stockton-on-Tees, Tees Valley, TS17 6QY
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Job details 

Closing date:
17 Oct

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

The Tees Valley Combined Authority is looking for an experience and qualified lawyer to join us on a temporary contract to work closely with the Group Chief Legal Officer (Monitoring Officer) to provide legal and commercial advice and support to Tees Valley Combined Authority Group and external stakeholders.

The main duties and responsibilities of this post include:
• Drawing up, negotiating and concluding funding agreements and grant programmes to ensure effective delivery of programmes & projects.
• Advising on procurement and finalisation a variety of commercial contracts.
• Providing regulatory advice (State Aid, FOIs, Data Protection and Corporate & Public Governance).
• Working alongside the Group Chief Legal Officer in procuring & managing legal advice as required
• Maintaining effective contractual relationships through establishing excellent working relationships with a wide range of funding stakeholders, projects partners, local authorities and business partners.

This post is a maternity cover and is available from Monday 22nd November on a temporary basis. Secondment opportunities will be considered for this post.

The successful post holder will hold a professional qualification in legal practice and current practicing certificate (or equivalent). They will be a confident communicator, with the ability to manage own caseload and advice and experience in drawing up & negotiating commercial contracts and funding agreements.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For more information on the Tees Valley Combined Authority, please refer to our attached About Us Document or visit www.teesvalley-ca.gov.uk/jobs.

To have an informal discussion on the role please contact Peter Judge at Peter.Judge@teesvalley-ca.gov.uk

Please note, you should hear from us within four weeks of the closing date if you are shortlisted for interview, otherwise you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

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