Head of Employment Law

Head of Employment Law

Job Title: Head of Employment Law
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 897344
Contact Name: Eloise Shelton
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

We're proud to be supporting a well-established and extremely well-reputed regional legal practice with the recruitment of Head of Employment Law.

As a highly regarded employer, the business prides itself on recruiting talented, high-calibre individuals and offers excellent career development opportunities and the potential for progression to partnership level.

The successful applicant will enjoy working within a forward-thinking team committed to the provision of sound legal advice and innovative solutions.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Leadership of the Employment Law division, with responsibility for handling both contentious and non-contentious work
  • Handling all employment matters for clients of the practice, including the drafting of employment contracts and management of tribunal cases
  • Relationship management of long-established existing clients
  • Attending local and regional networking events

Skills and experience required:

  • Qualified Employment Law solicitor with considerable experience in a senior capacity within a practice environment
  • Strong evidence of client-facing experience where lasting professional relationships have been built and maintained
  • Able to communicate effectively in a professional approachable and friendly manner
  • Engaging presentations skills and an ability to deliver complex information with ease and clarity

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm

Salary and benefits:

  • £Excellent, based on experience