Overview

Employment Lawyer, Leeds – An excellent opportunity for an employment lawyer in a modern, forward thinking firm. Call us now on 0113 320 0575.

JOB TITLE:                                  Employment Lawyer

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:      2+ years

LOCATION:                               Leeds

SALARY:                                     Competitive, commensurate on experience and qualifications

 

THE ROLE:

As an employment lawyer you will be joining a dynamic employment department and will be taking on a workload that covers the full spectrum of contentious employment law matters. You can expect to be undertaking plenty of litigation work, acting on behalf of claimants in tribunal claims involving disciplinary hearings and grievances. You will also be expected to play an active role in the employment team’s business development work.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

We are looking to speak to employment lawyers with at least two years experience in litigated employment tribunal work. Candidates must be either qualified as a solicitor or legal executive or be a paralegal with strong experience in handling their own caseload of employment claims. Candidates should have good time management and organisational skills and be comfortable managing a busy caseload with minimal supervision. Impeccable written and oral communication skills are a must as are demonstrably strong negotiation skills and a clear sense of commercial awareness.

 

THE FIRM:

Established in the past twenty years, this firm now hold a strong reputation in the Yorkshire market for offering a legal service that is second to none in quality. They pride themselves on always going above and beyond to ensure that their clients’ issues are resolved and their goals achieved. As an employer they strive to create a working environment that is friendly and supportive and one in which talented and hard working legal professionals can genuinely thrive.


As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to Candidate Registration to register your interest for similar positions.


eNL follow strict best practice recruitment guidelines monitored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.


In addition, if you know anyone else that is interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

Contact Melanie Daly
melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk0113 320 0575 / 0161 850 0745