BCL Legal Recruitment
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Senior Employment Solicitor

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Location:
Hertfordshire
Salary:
£50,000.00 - 60,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
GH/61560

Description

Employment Solicitor, Hertfordshire.

Legal 500 locally recognised law firm is keen to add Employment Solicitor to their Employment Law Practice Area based in Hertfordshire.

Purpose of the role:

The purpose of the role is to take on an existing caseload as well as develop relationships with new clients and to be actively involved in business development. You will work alongside the employment partner and other fee earners. The appointment will be 10 years PQE level with experience in both contentious and non-contentious work.

Education essentials and experience:

* A qualified and practising Solicitor with at least 10 years PQE in employment.
* Strong academic record.
* A sound knowledge and practical experience of employment work is essential.
* Experience of and a real interest in business development is essential.
*Working knowledge of civil litigation is desirable but not essential.
* Supervision of junior staff is desirable but not essential.

Skills required:

* Ability to draft letters and documents to a high standard and with attention to detail.
* The ability to produce statements of case, witness statements and court notices with the need to rely on counsel only in complex matters.
* Appear in less complex Employment Tribunals without assistance of counsel.
* Present seminars and workshops on topics within your area of practice to existing and prospective clients.
*Ability to meet and exceed time recording and financial targets.

Benefits:

* Market leading salary dependant on experience.
* Pension, health care and bonus (discretionary).

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to gracehomer@bcllegal.com, or call Grace on 0121 237 5613.
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