10 months ago
Job Title: Solicitor – Employment
Salary: Competitive Salary & excellent, flexible benefits
Slater and Gordon wish to appoint an experienced Solicitor who will be responsible for all aspects of Employment work. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious lawyer to develop our Cambridge offering and to work with a wider team that are experts in every aspect of employment law, specialists within individual practice areas and Lawyers that are nationally recognised as leaders in their fields.
Responsibilities of the role;
As a Solicitor at Slater and Gordon you will be responsible for -
•Maintaining a caseload and overseeing the file management of complex business cases
•Providing the highest level of client care, advice and representation to our clients
•Building relationships with internal and external parties
•Ensuring that files are managed effectively and ensuring that set deadlines are met
•Participating with other senior fee earners in marketing activities including networking and regional business development initiatives to help build the practice profile and attract new business.
•Actively role modelling our values of ‘Do it Right’, ‘Take the Lead’ and ‘Work Well with Others’
What we are looking for;
•As well as possessing experience in a similar role, applicants should be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the Employment market.
•Ideally you will be 3-5 years PQE and have good commercial awareness
•In terms of the key competencies that are required in this role, we are looking for someone who is proactive and who has the ability to organise and prioritise their workload effectively
•Finally, you must have excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain good working relationships.
What we offer in return; In return we offer a positive and inviting work environment with the opportunity to develop your career with a leading, international law firm.
Who we are; Slater and Gordon Limited is a leading consumer law firm in Australia and the United Kingdom. We employ 1,210 people in 54 locations across Australia and 3,130 people across 25 locations in the UK. Slater and Gordon’s mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas. Founded in Australia in 1935 the company has grown from quite humble beginnings to building a powerful reputation throughout our history as a law firm that fights to achieve the best outcomes and ensure that more people are able to access affordable legal services.
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