Legal jobs at Wycombe DC

Job vacancies in our new Regeneration and Growth Legal team

Wycombe Leisure Centre exterior at nightBe part of the future!

Wycombe District Council has long been in the vanguard of supporting local growth by directly driving regeneration and development. We already have an impressive track record of £200 million of town centre regeneration. We're particularly proud of the £125 million Eden regional retail and leisure offer and the comprehensive £45 million Sainsbury's redevelopment, which lead on to a skate park for young people, a Premier Inn and a drive-through restaurant. Over the past 10 years, 45 major deals have been completed, including recently delivering a new £25m sports and leisure centre and Waitrose as Phase 1 of the Handy Cross Hub.

Waitrose store at Handy Cross HubOver the next few years, we'll be driving a £500 million redevelopment programme that will deliver on a community, social and environmental level and create up to 6,000 new jobs.

There is much, much more to come… the holders of these exciting new roles will play a significant part in shaping our investment and delivering the income which will fund our future aspirations. The council’s major projects have the benefit of strong political support. These key roles will form part of a virtual team of professionals from across the council. There will be a close working relationship with our in-house major projects client and other management teams to develop future programmes of work. Partnership working with other public bodies and private developers will also be a key part of the role.

As well as substantial experience in property commercial and construction law, the successful candidates will have a keenness to see the work they do making an active difference to the locality, and the ability to work closely with project teams and provide robust advice and support on a variety of high profile corporate projects.

Find out more about Wycombe District Council:

Job vacancy: Principal Lawyer (Regeneration and Growth)

  • To support the delivery of the council’s regeneration and growth through the provision of legal support and advice
  • To work as part of the council wide team involved in capital projects, achieving return on investments, regeneration and other relevant projects to support delivery of economic growth across the Wycombe district
  • Leading a team of staff with relevant skills in land and property, planning and delivering development as well as relevant aspects of contracting, company and corporate law; to provide client accountability in relation to delivery in these key areas

Apply now: Principal Lawyer (Regeneration and Growth)

Job vacancy: Lawyer (Regeneration and Growth)

  • To support the delivery of the council’s regeneration and growth through the provision of legal support and advice
  • To work as part of the council wide team involved in capital projects, achieving return on investments, regeneration and other relevant projects to support delivery of economic growth across the Wycombe district

Apply now: Lawyer (Regeneration and Growth)

Job vacancy: Property Lawyer

  • To support the delivery of the council’s overall objectives through the provision of legal support and advice
  • To work as part of the Litigation, Contracts and Property team, providing legal advice and support across the council and to members in relation to property work

Apply now: Property Lawyer

For more information on these key roles, call Julie Openshaw, District Solicitor on 01494 421252 for a chat.