Governance – Legal Services
Full Time (Part Time considered)
Are you looking to progress your career?
Eastleigh Borough Council is an ambitious council, recognised for our innovation, achievement and continuing to deliver high quality services in a challenging economic climate. We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic person to join our supportive and professional Legal Services team.
The post will focus on providing legal support and assistance to the Council’s One Horton Heath Project and its Asset Management Team.
The One Horton Heath Project (https://www.onehortonheath.co.uk/) is a dynamic team of experienced development professionals who are delivering a 310 acre development featuring a mix of homes, commercial premises and sports and leisure facilities. As landowner and developer, Eastleigh Borough Council is embarking on delivering a different approach to development, focusing on community, innovation and sustainability.
Our Asset Management team support a £230 million investment and operational portfolio which is attractive and diverse, encompassing an array of property types from leisure facilities, such as the distinguished Ageas Bowl, through to multi-let offices, retail sites and industrial estates.
The emphasis of the role will be on
- Providing legal advice and assistance on:
- All aspects of Commercial Property Law
- Highways Agreements and agreements with utility providers
- Supporting other legal work as required including but not limited to local government law, commercial contracts and s106 agreements.
At Eastleigh, we are committed to supporting and developing all our staff and creating a culture that is inclusive, innovative and enjoyable. We offer excellent opportunities for continuous professional development and support our staff in maintaining a good work life balance. We also have excellent package of benefits including:
25-28 days annual leave dependant on service
Flexible working arrangements and ability to accrue up to 2 days additional flexi leave per month (subject to operational requirements)
Defined Benefit Pension Scheme
Places Leisure, Eastleigh – 30% off Full Membership
Confidential Employee Advice and Support Programme
Car and Season Ticket loans
Excellent working environment
Support for continuous professional development
For an informal discussion please contact Helen Devereux, Senior Solicitor on 023 8068 8155
To apply, please send your application form and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 4 August 2021
Interview date: To be confirmed