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Senior Planning Environment Lawyer

Sellick Partnership - In House
England, West Sussex, Worthing
£80000 - £95000 per annum
Closing date
4 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Barristers, In-House
Experience Level
Management/Head of Department
Full Time
Practice Areas
4-6 Years

Job Details

Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer

South East

Hybrid working


£80,000 - £95,000 per annum

A Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer is required to join a major utilities company based in the South East on a permanent basis.

The successful Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer will be able to get involved with interesting work of national importance from the outset and will joining an experienced, dynamic, and close-knit team, with managerial responsibilities.

The Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer will be able to benefit from flexible working arrangements, but will be required to attend the office in the South East twice a week.

As a Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer, your role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Providing focused accurate, effective, and timely advice on a range of environmental and planning legal matters
  • Assisting with Environmental Information Regulation queries
  • Managing external legal resources
  • Providing legal support on ongoing, large-scale programmes and projects
  • Management responsibilities

Qualifications and Experience required of the Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer:

  • Qualified as a lawyer (solicitor, barrister or equivalent)
  • Experience in Environmental and Planning Law
  • An ability to collaborate well as a team player and take on managerial responsibilities
  • Those with Public sector or private practice experience are encouraged to apply and previous in-house experience would also be beneficial but not necessary

Benefits of working for the Utilities Company:

  • Annual discretionary bonus
  • Pension Contribution of up to 11%
  • 25 days Annual Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Additional wellbeing benefits

This is a really exciting opportunity for a qualified Senior Environmental and Planning Lawyer to join one of the largest utilities companies in the country, so apply NOW to ensure you do not miss this new opportunity!

If interested in the role and want to know more, please contact Zac Carter, Chelsey Newsom or Danielle Twiss at our Manchester office.

Synonyms: Legal Counsel, Senior Solicitor, Planning Solicitor

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.


About Sellick Partnership (Legal)
We place lawyers and paralegals into companies across London and the Home Counties, working closely with companies across the Media, Retail, IT/Technology and Services sector, many of which are in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250.

We place legal professionals on an interim, contract and permanent basis at all levels, and look to attract candidates already working within the sector who are seeking a new challenges as well as those moving into the in-house sphere from Private Practice.

Our consultants have a focused, specialist approach, working within one sector to become the subject matter experts in their field. We work hard to ensure we fully understand the market and the upcoming trends.

For further information on the services that we provide or for a confidential and impartial conversation on your recruitment needs please contact our legal team on 0203 741 8189

Company info
0203 741 8189
Sellick Partnership Group Ltd
16 Upper Woburn Place
United Kingdom

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