PLANNING SOLICITOR

Recruiter
Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited
Location
Peterborough
Posted
15 Sep 2018
Closes
17 Sep 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experienced and passionate planning Solicitor is sought for at a Lexcel accredited firm in Cambridgeshire!

The Firm
With excellent client satisfaction, this award-winning firm is passionately committed to excellence within its working environment. This firm now looks to recruit exceptional candidates and reward them with an outstanding range of benefits. This area of the country is currently experiencing something of a building boom, and the firm is now looking for an experienced planning solicitor to join the rapidly-expanding and very busy commercial team.

The Role
This is an exciting opportunity to join a high performing and expanding Planning team within our client’s busy Commercial Department, based at their Peterborough Office. The successful planning Solicitor will drive business development for the Planning team in Peterborough and the wider firm, while at the same time, advising clients in relation to some of the most important projects in the area. You will need to have a solid understanding and experience of drafting and settling section 106 agreements and of Section 38/278 Agreements. Additional experience in dealing with planning/enforcement inquiries, enforcement issues and Judicial review would be extremely advantageous.

The successful Solicitor may need to undertake some travel and out of hours work to help boost business development as well as training and meetings purposes.

This is the perfect opportunity to develop your career further with the chance to work with a high-quality caseload. As well as receiving an excellent salary and bonus package, you will work within a positive work environment where independent thinking and new ideas are actively encouraged in which you can flourish.

The Candidate
Experienced Solicitors with 6-8 years PQE are encouraged to apply.
The successful applicant must have a strong commercial background with planning experience, especially with negotiating and settling section 106 Agreements and Section 278 Agreements.
Work well under pressure, meet tight deadlines and targets confidently.
Demonstrate high levels of client satisfaction and continuous improvement in all areas of work.
Show a passionate and driven attitude throughout your work.
Have proven results in supporting business development across a team or firm.
Be a strong team player and make effective and improving decisions.

PLANNING SOLICITOR

For further details of this Planning Solicitor vacancy, please contact Ryan quoting reference RC21131.

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