Employment Solicitor

  • £30000 - £50000 per annum
  • South East England
  • Posted: 03/08/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215281147

Job Details

Employment Solicitor, 1-5 PQE, Essex, Salary £30,000 to £50,000 (DOE) plus extensive benefits. To apply or to register your interest, please call Felicity on 020 7183 8586 and quote Job Ref:1147

This modern thinking Legal 500 law firm has significant growth plans over the next five years, including within its Employment and BLHR team. The team has a strong and growing commercial client base, in large part due to its commitment and development of its innovative services, Birkett Long Human Resources or BLHR. Commercial clients benefit from a comprehensive mix of HR services and employment law support to existing and new commercial clients. They also has a strong reputation for of advising and supporting private individuals. The team consists of an experienced Partner, Associate, and Solicitor with a dedicated HR Adviser, Business Development Specialists and Support team.

The Partners are looking for a motivated 1-5 Year PQE Solicitor to join their BLHR and Employment Team concentrating on Employment Law. The role is full time and will be based in Colchester, however the successful solicitor will be required to attend the firms other offices on a regularly basis. The ability to drive and access to a car would therefore be an advantage. The role will involve supporting and advising both commercial and private clients as well as marketing and business development activities, including presentations and articles, to help to grow the client base and strengthen the team. Must be flexible enough to work outside normal office hours when required.

The ideal person will have a minimum of 1 years post qualified experience of working within an Employment Law environment. You will be able to work individually and unsupervised but also effectively with other team members. You will have proven experience of handling a caseload and the ability to deliver succinct high quality advice, excellent client and team communication skills, drafting and negotiation skills and a desire to play a key role in the future development of the team. Knowledge of a case management system and Microsoft Office software skills are essential. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to be involved in the continued development of the Employment and BLHR team, backed with the support and opportunities which come from one of the leading law and financial services brands in Essex.

Contact Felicity at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email felicity.simpson@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion. If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://enllegal.co.uk/

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