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Principal Legal Officer (Licencing Law) - Leeds City Council

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PO4/PO5 - £36,379 to £41,967

Job description

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Team Legal & Democratic Services

Contract Type: Permanent Appointment

Hours per Week: 37

Leeds City Council is a progressive authority which works closely with local communities and businesses to create a vibrant and economically thriving city.

Leeds City Council is looking to recruit a full time permanent Principal Legal Officer to carry out licensing legal work and related committee and court work within the Licensing Communities and Corporate section.

The successful candidate will be a solicitor or barrister entitled to hold a practising certificate, FCILEX or equivalent legal qualification who will work in a lively and busy team of lawyers involved in a stimulating, challenging and rewarding area of law.

It is essential that the successful candidate has good interpersonal skills, is able to prioritise their own workload and work to tight court deadlines. They must be able to work as part of a team and be flexible and enthusiastic.

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For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Tony Westwood on 0113 3789156