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Employment Solicitor

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and enthusiastic Employment Solicitor to join a dynamic team in Manchester. This role offers the chance to work closely with experienced partners, providing legal advice to employers in the commercial and education sectors. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and promoting the employment practice, engaging in both contentious and non-contentious employment matters. This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to enhance their skills and experience within a firm that values collaboration, inclusivity, and personal growth.

What you'll do:

As an Employment Solicitor, you will be at the heart of our dynamic team based in Manchester. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve providing expert legal advice to employers primarily in the commercial and education sectors. You will have the opportunity to lead on Employment Tribunal matters under supervision, showcasing your excellent presentational skills. A key part of your role will be assisting in the development and promotion of our Manchester employment practice. You will also engage in business development activities, demonstrating your marketing acumen. Your ability to build strong relationships with clients, potential clients, and multipliers will be crucial for success.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Employment Solicitor position brings a wealth of experience from a reputable firm with a substantive employment law practice. With 1 - 4 years' PQE under your belt, you possess a clear enthusiasm for employment law backed by excellent academic credentials. Your excellent written English skills enable you to draft precise legal documents while your presentational skills allow you to confidently lead on Employment Tribunal matters. You are tech-savvy with high-level IT skills which complement your marketing and business development skills. Your ability to work as a team-player on complex matters sets you apart.

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: £60,000 - £68,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: 893HVL-77705842

Date posted: 23 May 2024

Consultant: Ciaran O'Neill

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