Salary £41,000 - £52,000 per annum
Consultant Nisha Jassi
Date posted 15 June 201811 Slingsby Place, St Martin's Courtyard London, WC2E 9AB Robert Walters United Kingdom
A Legal 500 based in the West Midlands is looking for an Employment solicitor to join a highly regrded employment team based in the West Midlands
An exciting opportunity has arisen with a national law firm looking for an experienced Employment Solicitor in the West Midlands. This role will provide you with a good platform for career progression as you will have the opportunity to work closely with senior employment lawyers and market leaders in the field. The team have an existing caseload so you will be busy from the outset.
The successful Employment Solicitor will:
Advise on a range of contentious and non-contentious employment matters including but not limited to disciplinary matters, grievances, TUPE, employee consultation and Employment Tribunal Claims.
Drafting a range of documents form employee handbooks and Settlement Agreements.
Work with a varied client base across the public and private sector for example housing, commercial and education sectors and a number of household names.
An active involvement in business development and marketing is beneficial to maintain and develop a strong network for the department and firm. This is a great opportunity to be involved with local and national work.
About the person
- The Employment Solicitor must be a UK qualified solicitor with at least 1 years’ experience.
- Applications from candidates coming up to qualification will also be considered. You will be expected to have at least 6 months experience in an Employment seat in Private Practice.
- Desired attributes of the Employment Solicitor include excellent interpersonal and communication skills, problem-solving and negotiation skills and commercial acumen.
- An interest in conducting your own advocacy is also desirable.
About the firm
This national firm are very well regarded in Birmingham city centre and the Employment team attract excellent quality work as a result of their reputation alone. This firm is well known in the market for its friendly atmosphere and open door policy and training and support will be provided to the successful candidate to help progress their career.
For more information about this Employment Solicitor role or the market in general please call Nisha Jassi on 0121 260 2562 or email at Nisha.email@example.com.