BCL Legal Recruitment
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Employment Solicitor

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Location:
Newcastle and Tyneside
Salary:
£33,000.00 - 36,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
RH/67069

Description

EMPLOYMENT SOLICITOR NQ-3 - NEWCASTLE

THE FIRM
- Legal 500 listed and Chambers rated firm
- Highly regarded Employment team
- Broad client base across a number of sectors including software, rail, technology and manufacturing

THE ROLE
- Acting on behalf of both employers and employees
- Advising on a broad range of non-contentious employment matters including:
- Preparing and drafting new contracts and policies
- Providing corporate support
- Advising clients on a wide range of employment / HR related matters
- You will also assist the Partner/Associate in the team with more complex contentious matters such as:
- Disciplinary proceedings
- Redundancies
- Long-term sickness leave
- Executive terminations
- Changes to terms and conditions
- You will also have responsibility for managing your own claims on behalf of clients
- You will also have the opportunity to get involved in the firms business development and marketing initiatives
- Assisting in complex and large scale projects
- Building and developing new and existing client relationships

THE REQUIREMENTS
- You will be a qualified (or soon to be qualified) Solicitor up to 3 years PQE
- You will have a minimum of 6 months experience in employment law, ideally gained within a commercial law firm

THE BENEFITS
- Competitive salary and benefits package
- Internal development and career progression

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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