Senior Commercial Property Solicitor

Senior Commercial Property Solicitor, Birmingham City Centre, Competitive Salary, Leading Local Authority

Your new company

Due to an increased workload, we are now looking to recruit a Locum Senior Commercial Property Solicitor to work in the heart of the city centre for a minimum of 3 months, with the possibility of being extended further. Birmingham City Council is the largest single local authority in Europe offering a range of opportunities and regeneration. With Birmingham and the surrounding areas continuing to develop, the council pride itself to make life better for the millions of people who live and work in the city.

Your new role

As an experienced Property Solicitor, you will be responsible for the management of the commercial property team and leading on the day to day legal delivery of the operation and maintenance of the Council’s very large property asset portfolio, along with working collaboratively with Property Services and Officers within the Council's Inclusive Growth Directorate.

What you'll need to succeed

As a qualified Solicitor / Legal Executive, you will have an understanding of all areas of commercial property management including varied freehold and leasehold dealings, surrenders, regears, easements, covenants and property management processes and the ability to work across teams as part of the wider planning, property and regeneration team.

What you'll get in return

The role offers the opportunity to engage with the delivery of the Council’s Property Strategy launched in 2018 with the aim to utilise the Council’s property and land assets in a strategic way to deliver the Council’s priorities and support the Council’s regeneration projects. You will be working with an employer who is an accredited Investor in People and who are renowned for their supportive culture that can offer flexible working. You will be covering a range of potential projects within the council and have input into lots of different areas, offering a great deal of variety and flexibility. You will be based in their office in the heart of the city centre and be able to work around other offices of Legal Services and paid a competitive salary. It will be a great opportunity to be in charge of your own work and improve on your experience with a leading local authority.

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.
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Talk to Matthew McHale, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Birmingham

Part 3rd Floor, No 1 Colmore Square

Telephone: 01212301485

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