Employment Associate, Leeds
Salary £50,000 - £750,000 per annum
Consultant Alex Brennan
Date posted 30 May 201811 Slingsby Place, St Martin's Courtyard London, WC2E 9AB Robert Walters United Kingdom
New opportunity for an experienced employment lawyer to join a great team in Leeds.
About the role
The Employment team carry out a broad mix of contentious and non-contentious employment and education matters. Daily work of the Employment Solicitor will involve advising on a range of issues including employment tribunal and litigation proceedings, mediation, discrimination, whistleblowing, TUPE and the drafting of various employment documentation.
An active involvement in business development and marketing is essential in order to maintain and develop a strong network for the department and firm.
About the person
The Employment Solicitor must be a UK qualified solicitor ideally with a minimum of 4 years’ Employment PQE the way up to c10 years' PQE.
Desired attributes of the Employment Solicitor include excellent interpersonal and communication skills, problem-solving and negotiation skills and commercial acumen. This firm are looking for an independent thinker with an enthusiastic attitude and a strong ambition for career development.
About the firm
This firm are very well regarded in the Yorkshire region and has a reputation for encouraging a friendly and supportive environment. The culture of the employment department is commercial, yet personal and very collegiate.
For further information on this or other similar employment opportunities, please contact Alex Brennan in the Leeds office of Robert Walters