Employment Principal Associate

BCL Legal
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£72000 - £90000 per annum
24 Jun 2022
22 Jul 2022
Donna Jones
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Employment Principal Associate

Employment Principal Associate. Do you want to work for a highly ranked legal 500 national law firm with a culture built on transparency, integrity and entrepreneurism.

The firm

BCL are delighted to be working alongside the Birmingham office of this national firm that truly cares about its clients and its employees. With a clear and established sector focus, this firm has an excellent reputation for delivering technically strong and commercial advise to clients from a whole range of sectors including; charities, education, energy, food, manufacturing, retail and transport.

The opportunity

This is a great opportunity for an experienced employment associate who is seeking a new and exciting role within a highly regarded and busy employment team. Working alongside the partner in Birmingham and cross-office on other matters and projects, this is a role with a clear path for progression.

This role will encompass a varied and interesting caseload of contentious and non-contentious mattes to include;

* drafting and advising on employment contracts and company handbooks, policies and procedures
* assisting with disciplinary and grievance issues
* settlement agreements, negotiations, liaising with ACAS
* managing a caseload of claims (unfair dismissal claims and SOSR dismissals)
* business protection audits, employment tribunal claims, TUPE, outsourcing and corporate support
* corporate support on restructuring exercises
* delivering seminars and hosting HR workshops

The candidate

The ideal candidate will currently be working at a well regarded national or regional firm and be able to demonstrate strong experience working on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters.

They should be able to demonstrate:

* excellent technical and commercial skills
* be a team player
* hard working and show a keen interest in developing client relationships.

In return the successful candidate will receive a very competitive remuneration package and access to quality work and a clear path for progression. If you wish to apply for the role of Employment Principal Associate Solicitor, please do not hesitate to contact Donna Jones.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.