Employment solicitor job vacancy in Leeds

Employment solicitor


For this role you should have the ability to generate your own caseload, have a good marketing focus and be commercially aware with a proven background in business development.

You should also be pro-active, driven, professional and a good team player.

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Details


Full-time

Leeds

11/07/2022

Location


2 Embankment
Sovereign Street
Leeds,
LS1 4BA

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About us


Lupton Fawcett LLP is a well-established law firm with offices in Leeds, Sheffield and York.

We seek an experienced Employment Solicitor to join our multi award winning Employment Team in Leeds.

The successful candidate must have excellent technical ability and experience of dealing with a broad range of work. We anticipate you will have circa 3 – 5 years PQE

Our Employment Team is recognised as being one of the strongest in the region. We believe we are also one of the most collegiate. The successful candidate will provide a high quality legal service to a wide range of corporate and individual clients.

About the job


You should have the following attributes:-

  • The ability to generate your own caseload through existing contacts and from client referrals;
  • Good marketing focus and commercially aware with a proven background of successful involvement in business development strategies to enable you to contribute to the growth of the Firm’s portfolio;
  • Credible and professional enough to contribute to the growth of an already established department;
  • Pro-active, driven, professional and flexible, as well as being friendly, and a good team player.

Experience


Experience within HR or Recruitment is essential. Experience gained within professional services would be desirable but not essential. Applicants will need to be qualified to A’level standard (or equivalent) and have GCSE’s at grade C in English and Maths (or equivalent qualification and grade).

Salary is based on experience and applications should be made using the form below giving a brief summary of why you should be considered for the role and include an up-to-date CV. Alternatively you can email your application to recruitment@luptonfawcett.law.

Possessing strong client development and networking skills, applicants should be confident, self-motivated individuals with excellent IT skills, who can convince us they will enjoy being part of an integrated team but who will also thrive working in an autonomous working environment.

Ideally, you will have experience of both litigation and corporate support.

Tasks


The successful candidate will be tasked with developing a full and varied caseload to cover the full range of contentious and non-contentious Employment matters to both corporate and individual clients, whilst being excited at having the opportunity to join a very strong and close knit team.

The department is relaxed, supportive and informal, but extremely professional. We put clients’ needs first, so you will need to have the ability to prioritise your workload, and be able to work to deadlines. We are focussed on providing the highest of quality and customer service, and providing commercial advice.

Salary is commensurate with experience, and applications should be made in writing through the Firm’s website, giving a brief summary of what you can bring to the role and the Firm, and attaching an up to date CV.

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Lupton Fawcett LLP is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from every sector of the community. If this role is of interest to you, please submit your CV and covering letter, giving a brief summary of why the experience you have gained is applicable to this role, via the links above or apply directly to recruitment@luptonfawcett.law where your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

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Lupton Fawcett LLP is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from every sector of the community. If this role is of interest to you, please submit your CV and covering letter, giving a brief summary of why the experience you have gained is applicable to this role, via the links above or apply directly to recruitment@luptonfawcett.law where your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

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