North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and big skies within easy reach of the fine City of Norwich.

eastlaw is a successful, award winning legal practice hosted by North Norfolk District Council, providing legal services to local authorities, charities, housing associations and not for profit organisations. At eastlaw we pride ourselves on the quality of our people and the services they provide and we believe passionately in providing the best possible advice and assistance to our clients to help them realise their ambitions.

At eastlaw we cover a wide range of interesting work. Whatever your background, there will be opportunity to develop within a supportive, considerate and highly regarded team.

We’re looking to recruit a lawyer (e.g. Solicitor, Barrister or Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives) on a 12 month fixed term contract, with experience in one or more of the following areas: local government, criminal and civil litigation, contract, commercial and procurement.

We welcome applications for full time remote working for this role, subject to the requirement to attend meetings in person for approximately 20 days across the 12 month contract. Please note, the successful applicant must have a stable broadband connection.

North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community. We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours, a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Silver standard.

For an informal discussion please contact: Cara Jordan, Assistant Director for Finance, Assets and Legal, on 01263 516373.

Closing date: 9am on Friday 21st May 2021

Interviews: Tuesday 1st June 2021 - virtual interviews to be arranged

Last updated: 4th May 2021