In–house lawyers—Job description and personal specification
In–house lawyers—Job description and personal specification

The following In-House Advisor guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • In–house lawyers—Job description and personal specification
  • A: The role
  • B: Job description
  • C: Personal specification

A: The role

Job title  
Job ref  
Department  
Section  
Reports to  
Location  
Grade  
Salary  
Employment status [Permanent/fixed term(state start & end date)/temporary/ casual]
Job purpose [This describes in one sentence the overall purpose of the job].
Hours of work [Full time—37 hours per week (or) Part time—X hours per week]
Department purpose [This describes in one sentence the overall purpose of the service ie main function, why it exists.]
Organisation chart [(Show or describe the structure at least two levels above and (if applicable) two levels below).]
Financial accountabilities:
  1. Budgets directly controlled