In-house Employment Counsel

Leatherhead – £46,000 - £47,000

Title: In-house Employment Counsel

Location: Leatherhead

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are searching for an intuitive employment solicitor to join the expansive legal team of one of the UK's most prestigious and respected professional bodies.

This driven in-house legal team is responsible for providing concise legal advice to both the governing leadership team and membership of this renowned professional body and its affiliated membership. This professional legal team is renowned for both its creativity and attention to detail- thus requires a candidate with an unyielding and unparalleled understanding of employment, and or, discrimination law.

The successful legal counsel will provide comprehensive employment law advice, assist in the drafting and implantation of a legal strategy that ensures the consistent provision of advice and will draft and deliver sufficient internal training for staff and membership affiliates.

Reporting into the Legal Manager, the successful candidate will act as the go to person for all employment and discrimination matters- engraining themselves at the internal subject matter expert.

The successful candidate will have:

  • 2 years + PQE in employment and or discrimination law
  • Strong beliefs of equality and diversity
  • A good understanding of the employment tribunal practice and procedure

Candidate are also invited to apply if they have a demonstrable understanding of the civil procedure rules and police regulations.

Please contact Cameran Waite, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment is an In House Legal Recruitment expert and the UK's leading businesses trust us with their Legal vacancies. You can therefore apply for our In House Legal jobs with confidence. We are a regulated Recruitment Consultancy and will discuss this role, and seek your approval, before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

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Cameran Waite

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Cameran recently joined Douglas Scott in June 2018, joining our specialist In-house legal recruitment team. Working within the In-house team, Cameran works in partnership with a wide spectrum of organisations across England and a variety of candidates. Cameran graduated from the University of Chester with a degree in Law and Business, eager to apply his legal market knowledge to recruitment. He is also a self-confessed Netflix addict.   

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Employment Law
  • Type: In House
  • Salary: £46,000 - £47,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Leatherhead
  • Reference: CW52473

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