Overview

Employment Solicitor, 3-6 PQE, Newcastle – An excellent opportunity for an employment solicitor in a leading, international firm. Call us now on 01113 320 0575.

JOB TITLE:                   Employment Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED:         3-6 years

LOCATION:                  Newcastle

SALARY:                      Competitive

THE ROLE:

As an employment solicitor you will be managing your own busy caseload covering the full spectrum of employment law matters. You can expect to be advising clients on irregular working arrangements, data protection, trade unions and the employment aspects of mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructurings. There will also be plenty of contentious work on behalf of respondents for example matters involving disciplinaries and grievances, discrimination and anti-bribery and corruption. You will be actively contributing to the employment team’s business development work for instance through attending external networking events and socials.

 

THE CANDIDATE:

We are looking for talented and ambitious employment solicitors with between 3 to 6 years PQE and strong previous experience in contentious and non-contentious employment law. Candidates must be hard working with the ability to manage their own busy workload with minimal supervision. We expect candidates to have a demonstrable sense of commercial acumen and to be proficient at business development.

 

THE FIRM:

An international, Legal 500 firm covering all areas of law, they pride themselves on offering a fresh, forward thinking approach to client service and are consistently recognised as a top tier firm in many of their practice areas. With a track record of producing some of the country’s leading legal talent, they are committed to ensuring that all employees are given the progression and development opportunities they need to achieve their career goals.


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 Claire Rankovic
claire.rankovic@enllegal.co.uk0113 320 0575