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Employment Solicitor (NQ - 2 yrs PQE)

ID: #12083     Date: 08/06/17

Location England, South West, Bristol, City of
Company Ashfords LLP
Salary by agreement
Job type Permanent
Benefits:
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave, all bank holidays plus your birthday off and an extra day at Christmas. Your holiday entitlement increases with length of service.
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay
  • Free Legal Services to Staff: Including wills and conveyancing
  • Medicash: Health care cash plan for employees
Sector(s): Legal jobs
Ashfords LLP
Requirements

An excellent communicator, you will excel at gaining the confidence of the clients you are working with, and handle their matters with empathy and sensitivity. You will need the ability to build strong and lasting relationships with clients, and show a genuine commitment to their care. Naturally resilient, you will be able to cope with stressful and demanding situations, and be accustomed to working under pressure to meet challenging deadlines. You will be tenacious and thorough with good commercial judgement, in order to find the best possible outcomes for our clients in often challenging circumstances. You will have an eye for detail, and be meticulous in your work - and be looking to take on high levels of responsibility from the outset.

You will have gained a good range of experience of employment matters, but this need not be extensive, if you have the drive to expand your skills and knowledge in this area of law. We will expect you to take a high degree of responsibility for the cases you're working on, and we'll take every opportunity to support and develop you, and provide cross working opportunities to increase experience across the team. This is a great opportunity if you're ambitious and eager to make a reputation for yourself in a highly reputable firm with national quality work.

Job responsibilities

We're seeking to recruit a confident and highly motivated employment Solicitor (0-2 yrs PQE) to join our award winning and highly regarded Employment team in based Bristol.


Having been ranked as 'Employment Team of the Year' in The Lawyer Awards, you'll be part of a high performing team which provides pragmatic, rigorous and commercial advice in both private businesses in technology & retail, and in public sectors, locally and nationally. You'll also be providing expert advice to a range of clients including employers and senior employees/executives in a range of litigious and non-contentious matters.

Responsible for dealing with high quality, high value work, you'll afforded high levels of responsibility from the outset. Reporting directly to the Partner, you will act in contentious and non-contentious matters, and play an integral part in a wide range of employment work.


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Name    Ashfords LLP

Phone  +44 (0)20 7544 2424

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