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Commercial & Regulatory Solicitor

Posted: 5 Oct 2020 Closes: 3 Nov 2020
Cardiff, United Kingdom £45,753 - £51,668
Permanent & Full-time NHS_GPql1WPMGwEz

Commercial & Regulatory Solicitor

Job Reference: 120-AC1027-1020

Employer: Department: Legal Location: Companies House, Cardiff Salary: £45,753 - £51,668

NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership's Strategic vision, is Adding Value through Partnership, Innovation and Excellence.

NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership welcomes applications from people who share our values:
  • Listening and learning
  • Working together
  • Taking responsibility
  • Innovating
For up to date information on NWSSP follow us on Twitter @NWSSP

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh. Any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Our dynamic Corporate Legal Services team at NWSSP Legal and Risk Services requires a full-time solicitor, barrister or legal executive, to manage a diverse caseload of matters, with a main focus on commercial/regulatory activities, under the instruction of NWSSP, Welsh NHS bodies and Welsh Government.

The successful candidate will have substantial experience of working in a legal practice, or within a public sector organisation providing legal services. The team covers a broad range of matters including NHS regulatory and administrative law to include Continuing Health Care funding disputes, commissioning disputes, Primary Health Care issues, General Medical Council/General Dental Council fitness to practice issues, data protection, commercial contracts and procurement advice amongst many others. The candidate will demonstrate an excellent understanding of the requirements of an in-house service and a good track record of team working.

The ideal candidate for the above position must have excellent client care skills, good communication skills, a confident approach to work and can demonstrate our core values:
  • Listening and Learning
  • Working Together
  • Taking Responsibility
  • Innovating
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 19th October 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Daniela Mahapatra - Head of Corporate Legal Services

We are committed to flexible working and equal opportunities.

If you are short listed for interview you will be contacted by email using the email address with which you registered. Please ensure that you check your email account regularly.

Priority is given to staff awaiting redeployment. We therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

When applying for this post it is essential that you read the Job Description and Person Specification (where available) and demonstrate how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the requirements of the person specification. Only candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification will be shortlisted.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website.

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