Employment Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position - Employment Law Solicitor

Employment Associate/Employment Lawyer/Employment Executive/Employment Law Fee Earner/Senior Employment Law Associate

A well established law firm are seeking to appoint an experienced Employment Law Solicitor to join their highly successful Employment Law Team in a stand alone role developeing the department. This is a sensational opportunity for an Employment Law Solicitor to take the next step in their career dealing with a high quality caseload in a relaxed, friendly environment. For the successful applicant there are a number of enviable perks and benefits on offer, such as; an above market rate salary, pensions scheme, 28 days holiday and many more! You will also have the opportunity to increase your own reputation within Employment law by having the opportunity to undertake substantial business development and marketing to enhance your own caseload.

Required skills and Responsibilities;

- Ideally have 1-3 years PQE dealing with all types of Employment Law (although candidates with more or less experience will be considered depending on the quality of their experience)
- Experience dealing with both contentious and non-contentious files
- Ideally possess claimant and respondent experience (although this is not essential)
- Experience performing successful business development and marketing
- Excellent client care skills
- Experience working in a well-regarded city, regional or national firm

About you;

Exceptional communication skills
- Strong academic record
- Ability to work individually and as part of a team
- Quality Business development skills
- Ability to think commercially and analytically

Please contact Helen Veitch, legal recruitment consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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