Employment Lawyer

Recruiter
121 Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Salary
From £25.02 to £31.26 per annum PAYE or Umbrella Company Pay Rate
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The successful candidate will have the relevant skills and experience specified below for this 8 month temporary contract based in Yorkshire and Humberside/Leeds. Please Note: This assignment sits inside of IR35.
Job Description:To manage broad range of varied case work activities complying with policies, standards, procedures and service level agreements.Deal with complex and non routine cases exercising appropriate levels of delegation and risk management.Maintain accurate and comprehensible case files. Co-ordinate all activities relating to the successful completion of the case including.Ensure the timely handling of invoices during each case.Comply with Litigation Group’s Quality policies.Provide a legal service that addresses client needs from outset of each case through to case completion.Provide a legal service that is proactive not reactive.Manage all aspects of the client relationship for each allocated case. Align the service provided with the client needs in a way that enhances the Agency’s reputation.Build and maintain relationships with clients demonstrating an understanding of commercial, political and policy context including effective use of the relevant client care system.Ensure each client is aware of the agreed extent of the service to be provided and cost implications.Keep each client informed as the case progresses.
Employment Law experience needed
• Solid knowledge of Employment law and related concepts • Experience of litigation strategy • High standard of legal research across legal databases • Public sector/Central Government experience (ideal but not essential) • Good drafting and written ability • Excellent communication skills to deal with clients and other parties from a variety of backgrounds • Excellent time management skills • Meeting billing targets

The successful candidate will have a valid Disclosure of Scotland or be willing to apply for one on CV submission.

Please Note: The lower pay rate advertised in this job description is the PAYE daily pay rate. The higher pay rate advertised in this job description is the highest Umbrella Company daily pay rate that the client is willing to pay up to.
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