Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£35000 - £45000 per annum
about 2 months ago
My client is a people focussed and multi accredited Legal 500 practice based in Sheffield. The firm are offering a fantastic opportunity for an Employment Solicitor to join their dedicated and close-knit Employment team, with a view to helping the practice expand its current Employment and HR services.
This role would suit a Solicitor comfortable carrying out their own advocacy in Employment Tribunals, assisting in the development of others in the team and a genuine passion for delivering exemplary client care.
The ideal candidate will have experience acting for both Claimants and Respondents and have a proven record of establishing and developing client relationships. In addition, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:
- Reporting directly to the firm's head of employment and working on the full spectrum of employment law matters
- Provision of internal employment law services to the HR team, advising on contentious, non-contentious advisory and transactional issues.
- Providing specialist employment law advice on a range of matters; contractual matters, redundancy and restructuring, disciplinary and grievance, discrimination and equal opportunities, employment policies as well as advising on specific transactional activity and TUPE within a unionised business
- Drafting, negotiating and interpreting contracts, agreements and policies and procedures.
- Giving accurate prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to client's enquiries whilst managing their expectations.
- Developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients.
- Assisting in the preparation of seminars and workshops and present at such events
- Actively contributing to the employment team's business development work, for instance through attending external networking events and socials.
In return, my client is offering a competitive salary along with additional benefits such as a generous bonus scheme and the opportunity to work within a friendly and hardworking employment team.
For more information about this Employment Solicitor position, please contact Mark Bailey at Sellick Partnership, or apply within.
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