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DATE ADDED: Wed 12/02/2020

Employment Solicitor

Manchester, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: £30000 - £40000 per annum

Our client is an ambitious UK law firm who are looking to recruit a junior solicitor into their expanding Employment Department in Manchester.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic individual to join a highly successful team, which is currently shortlisted for Employment Team of the Year.

The Role:

The successful candidate will handle their own varied caseload under partner supervision, including:

- Employment tribunal claims (mainly acting for respondents)

- Assisting employers with managing issues in the workplace e disciplinaries, grievances, restructuring and redundancies

- Providing employment law support in corporate deals and outsourcing contracts, contract drafting and client training

- Enforcement of post termination restrictive covenants

- Drafting contracts/agreements

- Business development

Candidate Profile:

- 1-4 years' PQE

- Team player

- Strong client handling skills

- Enthusiasm for employment law

- Ability to give sound legal advice in a commercial context

- Strong academic background

- Experience of advising large private and private sector employers

A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer for the right candidate.