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Deputy Head of Law - Staffordshire County Council

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Deputy Head of Law

Hours: Full or Part Time. Flexible working

Contract type: Independent Consultant. Temporary until 31st March 2019

Staffordshire is a great county to live, work and invest in, and is a place where most people enjoy a good quality of life. It has a proud heritage and a bright future – well positioned at the heart of the thriving West Midlands to secure jobs, growth and prosperity for local people and to make a mark on the world stage. Maintaining the status quo during unprecedented change and transformation is not an option.

The Deputy Head of Law will be a critical influencer and advisor to the County Council as well as fulfilling a broader leadership role within Staffordshire's Public Sector economy. As well as making a significant contribution to providing legal advice yourself you will ensure that the Council has access to high quality and timely legal advice and support as well as developing the Council's Legal Team to be the professional and commercial partner of choice – both to the Council and, increasingly, other Public Sector clients.

This is a significant leadership role and you will bring a track record of leading a successful public sector legal team as well as contributing to the delivery of major projects and initiatives.

To find out about this exceptional opportunity please speak with Ann-Marie Davidson on 01785 276131 or e-mail