Lawyer – Non-contentious

Closing date: 01/03/2020

Reference: REQ102084

37 hours / Temporary

34,788 - 36,876 *

Penmorfa, Aberaeron

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

Legal and Governance Services are looking to appoint an organised and motivated individual for maternity cover of the role of lawyer undertaking work focused on transactional non-contentious matters.

The successful applicant will be required to work flexibly and enthusiastically as part of a small team which undertakes a wide variety of work. 

It is expected that the successful applicant will become part of a committed team, which is able to respond to the changes and challenges that working in a local authority presents.

The legal team is situated a Penmorfa, Aberaeron in a picturesque location overlooking Cardigan Bay. 

For an informal discussion regarding the post please contact, Ffion Lloyd on 01545 572508 or Louise Harries on 01545 572073, who are acting as interim Corporate Managers for Legal Services.

A Standard Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required for this post.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Legal and Governance

We ensure that the Council operates in a responsible and transparent manner by providing corporate and operational legal advice, auditing, objective assurance and support across all service areas resulting in the legal welfare and obligations of the Council being upheld, and assurance provided on governance, risk and internal controls.   Our key functions include:

  • Legal Services
  • Internal Audit:  Consulting Service; Independent Assurance
  • Statutory Role:  Monitoring Officer
  • Coroner Services
  • Corporate Governance:  Audit Committee; External Regulators; Constitution; Governance; Conduct.
Penmorfa is our most central office, it is where our Chief Executive and Councillors are based. 
Read more
Aberaeron is a picture perfect harbour town and is one of Ceredigion's best loved holiday destinations with fashionable places to stay and eat.
Read more