Employment Solicitor

  • Job Reference: CLD/ES
  • Date Posted: 24 June 2020
  • Recruiter: North West
  • Location: Altrincham, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Keywords: Solicitor, Employment Law, Private Practice

Job Title: Employment Solicitor

Job reference: CLD/6967100

Job description: We are working on an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Employment Solicitor (NQ: 1 – 4years PQE) to join an award winning firm in Manchester.

The successful candidate will be dealing with:

  • Delivering legal support across a wide range of employment matters including equality and discrimination; disciplinary and grievance issues; reorganisations and redundancies; settlement agreements; restrictive covenants; TUPE and managing Tribunal claims
  • Drafting, negotiating and interpreting contracts, agreements and policies and procedures
  • Giving accurate prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to clients’ enquiries whilst managing their expectations
  • Gaining an understanding of clients’ requirements and how to achieve their needs
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Assisting in the preparation of seminars and workshops and presenting at such events
  • Actively working to convert enquiries into new matters
  • Supporting senior fee earners with marketing opportunities, including; writing blogs and press releases, and to be pro-active in networking and business development
  • Ensuring proper file management and billing is completed to agreed timescales
  • Maintaining confidentiality in line with the firm’s policies and procedures; including dealing with confidential documents
  • Keeping abreast of changes in legislation, case law and carrying out legal research
  • Promoting and complying with legislation and policies on equal opportunities and health and safety both in the delivery of services and the treatment of others
  • Identifying and undertaking training and development as required in order to meet personal, SRA and business needs

It is essential that candidates applying for this role have previous Employment Law experience.

Salary: Dependent on Experience

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Charlotte Dickinson on cdickinson@venngroup.com or by calling on 0161 830 1830. or by calling on 0161 830 1830 .

To discuss this role in more detail please contact Charlotte Dickinson on cdickinson@venngroup.com or by calling on 0161 830 1830 . or by calling on 0161 830 1830 .

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

Keywords: Solicitor, Employment Law, Private Practice