Employment Associate

Job Title: Employment Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
REF: 1765
Contact Name: Daniel Clarke
Contact Email: daniel.clarke@realmrecruit.com

A top 50 law firm is looking for an Employment Associate with 2 - 8 years’ PQE to join their team in Manchester. 

In this role, you’ll join their market leading Employment, Pensions and Immigration team and you will manage a mixed caseload of employment work including advocacy, and provide HR employment law advice to clients 

The firm place a significant emphasis on the wellbeing of their employees and offer flexible and home working to all of their lawyers. They provide their staff with an exceptional working culture and a very competitive benefits package. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic Employment Associate looking to handle a broad range of work at a leading firm. 

Employment Associate - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An award-winning, national, Legal 500 law firm with an excellent reputation 

  • The Firms market leading Employment, Pensions and Immigration team advises employers across the UK on all aspects of employment, pensions and immigration law with their clients being some of the UK's largest and best-known employers 

  • The firm are committed to fostering a culture of equality and diversity and has been recognised as a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute 

  • It won the award for Leading Legal Employer at Britain’s Top Employers Awards 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Bolton, Salford and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • 25 days holiday (FTE)  

  • Private Medical Insurance (taxable benefit)  

  • Group Pension Plan (up to 6% matched)  

  • Life Assurance 4 x salary  

  • Travel Loan Scheme  

  • Employee Care Programme  

  • Discounted gym membership  

  • Holiday Buy Scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A motivated Employment Associate with 2-8 years’ PQE 

  • You have experience of managing own caseload of employment cases 

  • You have employment Tribunal advocacy experience 

  • You have the ability to work to deadlines and targets 

  • You have the ability to work as part of a team 

How to apply for this Employment Associate role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.  

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Daniel on 03300 245 606 or email daniel.clarke@realmrecruit.com.   

Daniel is a Junior Consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of employment lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, he recruits for employment roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re an employment solicitor looking to make a move, Daniel is ready to help you. 

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