Employment Solicitor / Senior Associate

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Manchester
Salary
£60000 - £72000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
Posted
25 Jul 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
463308-2-JC-30
Contact
Jamie Chinnock
Sector/Practice Area
Employment, General Employment
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent
A well regarded, Legal 500 ranked national law firm in Manchester is seeking an employment solicitor (claimant) at senior associate level.
 
You will be joining an award-winning Employment Team which comprises of some very well respected and well-known employment lawyers in the market.

You will maintain and oversee the file management of a complex, varied caseload of predominantly employment law cases and also some defamation cases working on behalf of trade union and police federation clients. Therefore, current/previous experience in working with these types of clients or a passion for this area is essential.

As an employment solicitor/senior associate, you will also play an active part in networking and marketing initiatives with the other employment solicitors. 
 
You will likely be an experienced claimant employment solicitor (5+ years' PQE), although respondent employment solicitors are also encouraged to apply.

You will be well versed in dealing with trade unions and industrial law, as well as public law and human rights-related employment issues. Also, you will be joining at a senior associate level, supervisory experience with more junior employment solicitors and fee earners would be a distinct advantage.
 
This role offers a great opportunity to join a leading Employment Department where you will provide a high level of technical expertise and advice to clients as well as overseeing and guiding more junior members of the team in Manchester.
 
The firm is offering a competitive salary/attractive benefits package and clear career progression opportunities. 
 
Apply now to be considered for this exciting employment solicitor/senior associate career opportunity with a leading national law firm in Manchester city centre.