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Employment Associate

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Location Cardiff , Cardiff
Sector Legal
Salary £35,000 - £46,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant George Chapman
Ref 57878

The Client:

A rare opportunity for an Employment Associate to join a multi-national firm, within its market-leading employment department has become available at their Cardiff office. This firm has a solid reputation as being internationally recognised by its clients as being a leading force in Employment Law.

With an innovative and brand focused approach, this firm has earned its place within the top tier of UK Law, for delivering pragmatic, commercial advice in refreshingly human way.

The Opportunity:

As a leading employment law practice both in the UK and oversees, this firm is looking for a high calibre Employment Associate, ready to really take the next step in your career and prove your ability on the big stage.

With a mixture of contentious and non-contentious work matters for high-level clientele, this role would expect the ideal candidate to undertake a significant amount of business development, including giving seminars, producing branded publications and being the driving force behind client relationships.

Based in Cardiff, there would also be travel to the firms’ other offices in the UK including head office in London. You would be working within an effective team working alongside the partners within a large team.

The workload will be exclusively employment work, assisting more senior associates and partners with their cases, as well as running his or her own matters under supervision. The caseload will consist of a mix of contentious and non-contentious employment work and the associate will have direct contact with a variety of clients.

The successful candidates will have a real chance to progress within the firm, with an overview of their long-term career aspirations and progression.  The firm has a track-record of developing Associates and generating opportunities for Partnership.  Organic growth and a strong team culture is at the heart of our success.  

What’s needed for me to be considered?

  • 1 – 3 years PQE           
  • Excellent academic background  
  • Previous employment within a well-respected employment team
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Clear communication style
  • Excellent client handling skills
  • Team player

What next?

Apply today to be considered for this opportunity.  If suitable, one of our specialist consultants will be in contact to discuss the opportunity with you in detail prior to submitting your CV to the client.  In this discussion we will aim to identify your specific skills and motivations, and where appropriate recommend other relevant opportunities to you that match your requirements.

Additionally, refer a friend or colleague to us and receive £200 when we assist them in securing a new career!

Job Synonyms:  Employment Solicitor, Employment Associate, Employment Lawyer