Employment Solicitor

Leeds Permanent £55,000 - £65,000 per year
  • Great opportunity to join a highly rated Regional law firm in Leeds
  • Opportunities for quick career progression

About Our Client

The client is an established regional law firm with offices across West Yorkshire. They have a growing Employment practice who is ranked as a leading team by the legal directories. The firm advise clients across a broad range of sectors from energy, retail to technology and often deal with house hold name clients. The firm offers great training and support and quick career progression.

Job Description

The Employment Solicitor will deal with a varied caseload including;

  • Picking up a caseload of contentious and non contentious employment matters
  • Providing expert legal advice on a wide range of employment issues from discrimination, dismissal claims and restructures
  • Drafting, negotiating, and interpreting employment contracts and agreements
  • Representing clients in employment tribunals
  • Supporting Corporate clients on corporate support work
  • Staying up-to-date with changes in employment law
  • Maintaining high levels of client service and professionalism
  • Working effectively within the legal team and contributing to its success
  • Managing case files efficiently and effectively

The Successful Applicant

The successful Employment Solicitor should have:

  • Likely to be between 1-5 years PQE
  • Qualification as a solicitor in the UK
  • Specialist knowledge in employment law
  • Strong academics
  • Excellent drafting and negotiation skills
  • Ability to manage a busy caseload
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary, ranging from £55000 to £65000
  • Pension scheme with 5% employer contribution
  • Comprehensive health care cover
  • Hybrid working model, combining office and home-based work
  • Generous holiday allowance of 25 days per annum



Contact
Mike Smith
Quote job ref
JN-062024-6444517
Phone number
+44 07881904018

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Employment / Pensions / Immigration
Sector
Business Services
Location
Leeds
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Mike Smith
Consultant phone
+44 07881904018
Job reference
JN-062024-6444517