about 1 month ago
Vacancy: Legal Advisor
Office: Sheffield Office
Salary £23,596-£26,174 FTE (£13,483.42 - £14,956.57)
Contract: Permanent (Part time – 20 hours per week including Wednesday and Friday)
Thompsons Solicitors are a law firm unlike any other. With nearly 100 years’ experience of successfully representing clients of injury and mistreatment, we have the privilege of working with and supporting the Trade Union Movement and the people they represent.
By providing an inclusive environment, we ensure that individually and collectively we flourish to be the best we can be. We are recognised as one of the UK's leading teams by credible directories including The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, as well as being highly recommended in The Times’ Best Law Firms 2019. We pride ourselves on being “the most experienced trade union, claimant and employment rights law firm in the UK”, our friendly working environment and our excellent work/life balance.
We are currently looking for a talented Legal Advisor to join our Sheffield office to provide legal advice as part of the Thompsons Free Legal Advice service. With a passion for blending your technical expertise with your outstanding communication and client care skills, you will take pride in delivering a first class service to our clients. To ensure you thrive in the role, we will provide you with structured supervision, coaching and training as well as a nurturing environment, where you can grow and shape your career.
As a legal advisor, you will proactively capture all relevant information and provide general legal advice on a wide range of topics. Day-to-day actions will include dealing with and responding to calls, emails and messages and providing telephone advice in a professional and timely manner.
You will therefore need to have an excellent telephone manner, polished interpersonal skills and attention to detail to provide a high standard of client care to each client. For the role, it is required that you have a motivation for keeping abreast of key changes in the law and have an ability to share knowledge proactively with other colleagues. You will also need to show empathy and understanding, providing a professional legal service with a personal touch.
We recognise and reward high performance, with competitive salaries and an extensive benefits package including:
• Structured pay scales
• Contributory pension scheme
• Permanent health insurance
• Life assurance
• 23 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays)
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
• Cycle to work scheme
• Organised sports and social club
• Annual travel and parking loans
• Financial assistance for professional development
For more detailed information on our benefits, please visit our website.
We believe that attracting talent that reflects the diversity of the communities within which we live and work is a key part of our business, which is why we are an equal opportunities employer.
23 days ago
only 5 days until close
22 days ago
only 6 days until close
17 days ago
only 11 days until close
8 days ago
only 20 days until close