Employment Associate

London – £68,000 - £100,000

Pleased to be working with a Legal 500 firm that boasts an Employment and pensions team that combines the highest quality of technical advice, a deep investment in personal relationships and an effective use of technology to provide clients with solutions that balance their legal and commercial requirements, while also constantly adaptive to clients requirements to tailor their responses to achieve the right outcome.

This position would focus on a busy and varied workload of employment matters advising all types of employers, with an emphasis on financial services sector clients. While working on complex discrimination, whistle blowing and breach of contract litigation under appropriate supervision. This role also involves general employment advisory work by telephone and email and also assisting on non-contentious projects including restructures in the UK and across multiple jurisdictions.

The ideal Associate for this opportunity would be expected to be an hardworking and enthusiastic solicitor with proven post qualification experience within Employment, with experience of working on tribunal claims and other contentious matters. Ideally experience in advising clients in the financial services sector and multi-national commercial clients is important as it shows an independent thinker with a focus on generating commercial solutions to problems on behalf of clients. 

As a firm that genuinely values work/life balance it offers the opportunity to work on interesting but complex matters in a calm and collegiate environment. With the role also offering real opportunity for advancement.



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Nonso Okonyia

Recruitment Consultant
0203 846 3071

nonso@douglas-scott.co.uk

Nonso joins our Corporate/Commercial desk covering the London region, with a focus on recruiting Paralegals and Solicitors into sector-specific roles across the City. Having achieved a Law Degree and gained previous Recruitment experience, Nonso has extensive knowledge in legal matters and in best practice of placing talent effectively.

In his spare time, Nonso enjoys building on his #basketball and #football skills, amongst other sports as a way to stay fit and healthy! 


Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Employment Law
  • Type: Solicitor / FILEX
  • Salary: £68,000 - £100,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Reference: 43645336

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