Recruitment Contract Lead Lawyer

Recruitment Contract Lead Lawyer

Capita are recruiting for a Senior/Lead Lawyer to join a Central Government department on a 6 month contract, based in London.

Lead Lawyer – Contracts Team

Reference number: CIPHERD00188

Deadline date:25/06/2012

Contract value:£51,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Capita Resourcing


Description of the contract

Capita are recruiting for a Senior/Lead Lawyer to join a Central Government department on a 6 month contract, based in London. This post is required to lead the development of the legal drafting for a Standard Contract for the procurement of goods/services and associated documentation. This work is to be completed by a December deadline Main Duties • Provide legal advice to the team and internal stakeholders • Manage the legal documentation version control to ensure traceability and audit • Support the relevant parties in the implementation and understanding of standard contracts • Effectively liaise with internal and external stakeholders ensuring their input is reflected in the development of the contract • Work with policy leads to provide contractual solutions to policy requirements Skills/ Experience Required • A senior qualified solicitor with experience in commercial and contract law. • Knowledge of the Public Healthcare Sector, including the Health and Social Care Act 2012 & Standard Contracts • Excellent analytical skills to be able to advise on the appropriate solutions to translate policy requirements into binding commercial mechanisms and agreements. • Broad legal knowledge including, commercial, procurement, corporate, competition and employment. • Experience of managing a team and delivering contracts to a deadline. • Confident communicator with strong presentation and drafting skills. Formal Qualifications Required Fully Qualified Lawyer Additional Comments Please note that the successful applicant will be required to undergo Baseline Standard Security Checks, these are at a cost of £25. Capita is managing this Contract on behalf of the Client via an approved framework. All interested suppliers, companies and organisations please note; Capita Resourcing is the managed service provider and all contracts will be based on time and materials.




Classification of the contract

79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Estimated length of contract: 6 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Capita Resourcing

Organisation name Capita Resourcing

Address , SL6 1DP

Is outside UK No


Extension number:


How to apply

Applications should be from the lead individual who is intending to complete the services including a full CV or experience profile which meets the described requirements. Please proceed to application: URL reference Contracts Finder on any application or correspondence. This contract is open for direct supply only, application from recruitment agencies will not be considered – If you would like to register to become a supplier to Capita Resourcing email your details to;