Interim Legal Officer/Lawyer

£39000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim legal officer/lawyer contract job in Plymouth, competitive salary with an innovative organisation.

Your new company
This is an ambitious and first-class establishment that drives innovation, promotes creativity and believes in empowering individuals. The community are very important to this organisation and they pride themselves on adopting an enterprising approach and fostering an atmosphere of excellence.

Your new role
This is a fixed term contract role, providing legal advice, information and assistance on commercial and contractual matters. You will be drafting, reviewing and advising on contractual documentation and assist with handling complaints, claims/disputes and litigation as well as other proceedings. You will be effective at networking within the organisation to effectively deliver on projects and expressed objectives.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience as a Commercial/Corporate Lawyer preferably in-house and in a senior capacity; ideally you will possess experience of handling claims and disputes and a clear understanding of general contracts and commercial issues. You will be able to hit the ground running, predominantly working autonomously though you will be part of a small team. You will be able to provide expert advice and guidance and be able to secure cost-effective advice from external legal providers as and when necessary.

What you'll receive in return
This is a fantastic contract opportunity to join a company who are committed to their training and development and give their staff the opportunity to develop to their full potential. On offer is a role which will give you the opportunity to progress and develop your knowledge and skill set, coupled with a competitive remuneration package.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

This job was originally posted as