Employment Associate

Posted 18 April 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Legal & Company Secretarial
Contact NameCassidy Bishop

Job description

We are representing a well established international firm who are keen to recruit a dynamic and commercially minded Employment Associate to join the team. In this varied role you will work with a breadth of listed and entrepreneurial businesses with a presence in the UK and beyond.

Due to growth, the firm has an opportunity for an ambitious employment lawyer (3- 8 years PQE). The firm is keen to consider candidates at both Associate and Senior Associate level. This is therefore a fantastic opportunity for career growth and personal development.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • advising on both contentious and non-contentious matters.
  • drafting contracts of employment, consultancy agreements, policies, and procedures.
  • advising on national and international transactions
  • advising on disciplinary and grievance processes.
  • advising on discrimination and whistle-blowing cases.
  • assisting with TUPE transfers, business restructures, redundancies, and other corporate transactions.
  • support the defence of the Employment Tribunal claims.
  • enforcement/defence of restrictive covenant claims.
  • handling senior exec severances.

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

  • a collaborative, positive and can-do attitude.
  • a proactive and team orientated approach.
  • outstanding communication skills alongside a natural ability to build rapport.
  • a commercial, practical, and pragmatic mindset.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented employment lawyer seeking a friendly and collaborative firm combined with excellent work variety.

If you'd like to hear more, please apply.