Employment Law Solicitor

£39,095 per annum
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Employment Law Solicitor

Report to: Head of Employment Law Team
Department: Employment Law Team
Location: Wilmslow
Salary: £39,095

The Role

Citation is one of the UK’s biggest providers of Health & Safety, HR, Employment Law and ISO services to businesses. We are far from your average service provider as our colleagues bring their great personalities to work, not just their policies!

As a member of the team, you will be providing commercial advice to our clients on a wide range of employment law and HR issues to support their business objectives. Our client base cover a wide range of UK industries and businesses, so no two days are the same. You will see a case through from start to finish, building up relationships with your clients.


  • Provide end to end telephone advice and support on a wide range of issues including terms and conditions, disciplinary and grievance, sickness and absence, performance and misconduct, TUPE, redundancy, discrimination, dismissal, employee relations, recruitment etc.
  • Draft documents to support advice given.
  • Management of own case load. We believe in a good work life balance. There is no taking work home, no mobile phone ringing out of hours, no time recording and you will see a case through from start to finish, building up relationships with your clients.
  • Scope to assist in projects such seminars, delivering training and workshops to clients.
  • Assist the Business Development team to market our services to prospective clients.
The Person

You will have a track record of advising employers on complex and varied employment issues Technical expertise is crucial, as is the ability to offer customer focused pragmatic advice to assist our varied client base in achieving their business objectives Ability to disseminate information from the client to form a clear view and exhibit commercial awareness when thinking on your feet Possess relevant qualifications and have a strong technical background within a similar role Tact, diplomacy, an eye for detail and excellent oral and written communication skills are essential Possess a can-do, confident and positive attitude Display integrity and professionalism at all times
  • Be self-motivated and able to work with autonomy. We pride ourselves on not micro-managing our professional employees and instead provide a friendly and supportive environment whereby you will invest in your own learning and career
  • Join our fun, friendly, passionate team!

    A great place to work

    We’re one of the top 100 companies in the UK to work for with an industry-leading client retention rate and thousands of very happy customers.

    Why? Because we only employ brilliant people: Experts at what they do, who smile while they’re doing it. It’s a great place to work, because of the people we employ. Fun, professional and supportive. People who love to love their job.

    Not only is Citation a fantastic, friendly place to work, we offer rewards that go above and beyond the norm.

    Below are some of the other benefits you can get as a Citation colleague:

    33 days holiday plus your birthday off work The opportunity to purchase up to 10 days additional holiday each year Childcare Vouchers Eyecare Healthcare O2 mobile packages Cycle to work scheme Personal Office 365 Pension scheme Life insurance An additional paid weeks’ leave if you’re getting married £250 voucher of your choice for Mums to be Enhanced parental leave Grandparents leave Discounts and various exclusives Incentives Colleague awards And last but certainly not least, the very best parties
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