Public Procurement Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 73395
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £82,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Procurement, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jon Cowdry
  • Email: jon@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

A top 100 commercial law firm providing a comprehensive range of legal services from offices in several key locations.

THE ROLE

A public procurement lawyer is now sought to join the Commercial and Procurement team.

The role may involve some travel and cross-office working and the location is flexible.

You will advise on structuring and conducting major procurement exercises for a range of public bodies including local authorities, NHS bodies and central government clients.

This will be across a range of industry sectors including building and regeneration, waste management, energy, IT, outsourcing, FM, highways infrastructure, education, leisure services as well as NHS and community services.

It will also involve advising on procurement law issues including cooperation arrangements between public bodies, changes to contracts and exemptions to competitive tendering.

ABOUT YOU

The candidate will have 3PQE+ in non-contentious public procurement law, gained ideally across a range of sectors to include health, local government, regeneration, energy and waste.

Experience in competition and state aid law would be desirable and experience in contract drafting and an awareness of public & administrative law would also be beneficial.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.