Professional Legal Opportunity

Employment Solicitor - Luton - Full-time - circa. 4 years+ PQE

Taylor Walton are offering an opportunity for an experienced Employment Solicitor (circa. 4 years+ PQE) to join the Luton office and offer clients expertise in all areas of Employment law.  The Firm's Employment Team specialise in advising and providing solutions, mainly for employer clients.  A key part of the role will be to also provide corporate support to the Corporate Team and so it is essential that all candidates have hands-on specialist experience in this regard.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To deliver high quality employment legal advice and solutions taking into account client priorities and desired outcomes
     
  • Apply up-to-date employment law knowledge covering a comprehensive range of employment related issues; redundancy/reorganisation, settlement agreements, unfair dismissal, tribunal matters, discrimination, TUPE, breach of contract etc.
     
  • Provide corporate support when required
     
  • Engage in and actively contribute to the new business initiatives of the Team e.g. by producing articles, attending networking events, being involved in Employment Team delivered workshops and seminars
     
  • Develop supervisory skills
     

Person/Skill Specification:

  • Broad Employment experience - contentious & non-contentious
     
  • Employment related corporate support experience
     
  • Circa. 4 years'+ pqe
     
  • Strong financial track record
     
  • Proven strong academics - min. 2:1 degree
     
  • Strong written and verbal skills
     
  • Close attention to detail and high exacting standard of work
     
  • Experience of putting together strategic solutions for businesses
     
  • Commercial acumen
     
  • Positive attitude to self-development
     
  • Experience of networking/marketing; experience of public speaking will be an advantage
     

We would be delighted to hear from you if this role is of interest or if you have any questions.  Please do make your application by sending a covering letter and CV addressed to Stephanie Simon, People & Talent Partner, stephanie.simon@taylorwalton.co.uk or by post to Taylor Walton, 28-44 Alma Street, Luton LU1 2PL