Employment Solicitor / Associate Manchester

Area of Practice: Employment

Location: Manchester and Greater Manchester

Type: Private Practice

Salary: £50,000 - £65,000

Posted On: Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Recruiter Name: Tony Seymour

Recruiter Telephone: 07813605881

Job Reference Number: TS/893876


Employment Solicitor / Associate 0-3 PQE

Employment Solicitor / Associate – Manchester

Employment Solicitor – Our client, a leading international law firm, is currently searching for a talented, ambitious employment solicitor to join their highly respected, Legal 500-ranked employment team. They are looking at a broad range of candidates. NQs and trainees due to qualify shortly are being actively considered.

Employment Solicitor – overview

  • Job title: Associate
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: to £65,000 (depending on experience)
  • Reports to: Partner / Head of Department
  • Previous Experience: Candidates are being considered from 0-3 years PQE. All applicants should demonstrate an excellent academic background with prior experience gained from a respected name in the market.

More about the employment team

An exciting role has arisen for an employment solicitor to join the expanding Manchester team. The team advises on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious advisory work. Examples of recent instructions include:

  • Advising a global cosmetics brand on its hybrid working and return-to-work policies;
  • Advising leading food manufacturer on long-term employee sickness absence where PHI provider ceased payments due to evidence acquired during surveillance
  • Advising on complex outsourcing project involving major restructure and TUPE exercise.

The team is led by two Partners and associates can expect support and facetime with both as they build their career.

The ideal candidate

Candidates should be able to demonstrate a strong CV with excellent academics and proven prior employment law experience. The firm expects to attract confident assertive individuals with an excellent technical understanding coupled with a practical approach. Other attributes include:

  • Keen commercial awareness and the ability to adapt and think on one’s feet where necessary;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Commitment to providing outstanding standards of client care.
  • Genuine passion for this area of work.

If you are interested to find out more, please do not hesitate to apply.

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