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Deputy Principcal Legal Officer

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary £12.00 - £18.94 per hour
Published about 2 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Laura Hagan
Job Ref CHS2906_1504611024

Job Description

Our Client, A Large Public Sector Organisation require a Deputy Principal Legal Officer to start ASAP until 31st March 2018

Pay rate: 0-12 week's £12.00p/h

13+ week's £18.94p/h

Location: Belfast

Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday - Friday

Essential Criteria

At least 2:1 honours degree in law; and

Be a *solicitor or barrister entitled to practice in Northern Ireland by the date of appointment.

*The Temporary Worker must be admitted as a solicitor or in the case of a barrister called to the Bar.

5 years experience of practical conveyencing

Duties

To provide practical legal advice and assistance on registration matters to include cases, rules, legislation, guidance, practice directions and solicitor complaints/queries.

Processing and advising on adverse possession applications.

Providing general legal advice in relation to applications lodged at Land Registry.

Providing advice on rectification applications lodged at Land Registry.

Liaising with Land Registry customers.

Drafting replies to complaints, Freedom of Information Enquiries, Private Office/Member of the Legislative Assembly enquiries.

Please note that successful candidate's will be required to complete a Standard Access NI Security Clearance at a cost of £26.00. A person's criminal record will not, in itself, debar that person from being appointed to this post. Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.

The deadline for this position will be Thursday 7th September at 12pm

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, Laura Hagan will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

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