Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 22 November 2021

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 22 November 2021

  • Tender Closing Date: 26 November 2021

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: No

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services



Job Title: Locum Corporate Business Partner and Solicitor

Rate of Pay: Band I (?24.80 to ?26.38 per hour PAYE) Inside IR35

Hours: 37 Hours

Location: Based at Sandwell Council House/ Home Working

Start Date: ASAP

Contract type: Agency request for 12 weeks

Job Description and Personnel Specification are attached, which also provides more information above the role.

Brief description:

o The post hold needs to be a qualified Solicitor/Barrister or equivalent with extensive experience in Information Governance, GDPR, FOI, SAR and data breaches.

o Litigation experience an advantage.

o The individual will be highly motivated and organised and have at least 3 year's experience managing a multi-disciplined team working in information Governance.

o The post holder will also manage the prosecutions and licensing team.

o Working full time (37 hours per week)

o Current working arrangements are some working from home with office attendance in line with business needs

o Would be expected to supervise/Line manage 14 in the team

o Previous LA experience essential

Please can the agencies send over a CV, 2x up to date references and a copy of Terms and Conditions. You will also need to include your agency on cost details to each submission. Stated rates must be inclusive of all known costs.

No DBS is required for this role.

Please note this advert is also out with our Master Vendor

You will receive further information regarding invoice terms if your candidate is appointed to this role. Invoices must be sent electronically on a weekly basis to along with your workers authorised timesheet supplied by your agency. Payments are then released 14 days from the date of the invoice.

The Council will be using the In-tend e-Tendering System for this Procurement opportunity, please visit to access the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.

From here you will be able to register your company, express an interest in the opportunity, and gain immediate access to the related documents.

To submit your documents, you will be required to opt in.

For a Step by Step user guide to the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal please click on the `Guidance for Suppliers` section of the website. All procurement responses must be carried out via the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.

If you require further assistance in respect of the system, please contact the In-tend support team on 0844 272 8810.

Closing Date: Friday 26th November 10:00am

About the Buyer

Contact name: Karendeep Bassra

Address: 1 Providence Place West Bromwich
West Midlands
B70 8SZ
United Kingdom

Telephone: 0121 569 4766

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: n/a