Employment Solicitor (5-7 year PQE)

Gerrard White
£50000 - £75000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well established and highly respected law firm are expanding their Employment team in their central London offices. They seek an experienced Employment Solicitor (ideally 5-7 years PQE) to work closely with the Head of Department and manage their own case load of contentious and non-contentious Employment matters.

The firm's history is extensive and they have developed an excellent reputation. They act for a range of clients and quality of work is exceptionally high. This is a newly created role due to the expansion of the department. Whilst this role will be based in their London offices, the firm has regional offices also, and the culture is one which is relaxed, friendly and professional, and one where staff are encouraged to enjoy a healthy work-life balance. The firm have a very low staff turnover and they pride themselves on their investment in staff, ensuring that all employees reach their full potential.

To be considered, you will:

- Be admitted to the roll (ideally 5-7 years PQE)
- Have gained previous experience within private practice within an Employment team
- Demonstrate a good commercial awareness
- Be client focussed
- Have a proven track record of working to targets (ideally exceeding expectations)
- Have a willingness to develop yourself
- Be a keen team player

Work will include a range of Employment matters including (but not limited to):

- Redundancies
- Settlement agreements
- Employee handbooks
- Dismissals/grievances

The successful candidate will be greeted with a varied and interesting case load of high quality matters, excellent career progression and on-going training. You will be rewarded with a generous salary, bonus and full benefits