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Employment Senior Associate

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Employment Senior Associate to join a dynamic and collaborative team of over 20 lawyers, covering Employment, Pension and Immigration. This role offers the chance to work on complex issues facing employers in the private sector, with a particular focus on financial institutions, commercial and technology companies. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute towards business development strategy by preparing briefing papers, attending and presenting at client seminars and developing their own contacts within organisations.

What sets this firm apart:

This company is renowned for its collaborative and collegiate culture. The team is supported by pensions, tax and HR consultants, ensuring a comprehensive approach to client service. The client base is international, providing exposure to a diverse range of legal issues and opportunities for professional growth. The company's focus on complex issues facing employers in the private sector offers a challenging and rewarding work environment.

What you'll do:

As an Employment Senior Associate, you will be immersed in a variety of tasks that require both strategic thinking and meticulous attention to detail. You will take the lead on larger transactions and cases, demonstrating your ability to manage complex matters independently. Your excellent communication skills will enable you to interact effectively with clients, understanding their unique needs and providing bespoke advice. Furthermore, you will play a key role in contributing towards the business development strategy of the team, preparing insightful briefing papers and presenting at client seminars. This role also provides an opportunity for you to develop your own contacts within organisations, expanding your professional network.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Employment Senior Associate position is a qualified lawyer from a top-rated Employment practice with a keen interest in non-contentious matters. You have experience advising financial institutions on a range of Employment matters, from corporate employment practices and policies to risk management oversight. Your awareness of regulatory changes affecting financial institutions sets you apart. You possess strong academic credentials and demonstrate intellectual capability. Your legal skills are exceptional, particularly when it comes to attention to detail in drafting. Above all, you have a genuine interest in understanding and meeting the needs of your clients.

For further information about this role or other Private Practice opportunities in the North-West, please contact me for a confidential discussion on Ciaran.ONeill@RobertWalters.com or call in the first instance on 07721019717.

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Employment

Industry: Legal

Salary: £72,000 - £85,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: 51025063/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Ciaran O'Neill

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