Vacancy Reference - 17238
Kennedy Recruitment are working in connection with their Public Sector client to recruit a temporary Principal Legal Officers x4 to be based in Belfast. This is a full time role, Monday to Friday and expected to last for 6-9 months. The following duties will be required -
* Litigation Solicitor
* Work at the centre of the government of Northern Ireland, advising on the key functions of Departments, helping them exercise their powers, often working at the leading edge of policy, administrative and case law legal issues of the day
* Work includes drafting and advising on a wide range of litigation, including at EU level, as well as on industrial relations, planning, environmental, agricultural, social policy, economic and commercial issues at the heart of government
It is essential that interested candidates meet the following criteria -
* Must be a solicitor or barrister entitled to practise in Northern Ireland, and have 3 year's relevant post qualification experience gained within the last 4 years.
Candidates will be required to obtain a Standard Access NI check at a cost of £26
Please note that a criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position. This will depend on the nature of the position and circumstances of the offences.
For this role, Kennedy Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an employment business.
Kennedy Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and a Corporate Member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Kennedy Recruitment adheres to all current employment legislation.
Please note only those candidates shortlisted may be contacted.