Employment Adviser York) - Clayton Legal

£14000 - £25000 per annum
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Job Description

Our client is an established Law firm, providing specialist Legal Advice to clients locally and nationwide. Due to continued success they are now looking to recruit a legal assistant to join their busy employment department in York.

The Role
Reporting directly to the Senior Partner the role will include:
Undertaking general administrative duties
Drafting correspondence
Answering calls from clients
Communicating with clients effectively and assisting the fee-earners with various legal tasks.

You will be handling a busy caseload of employment matters, policies and procedures, documentation (including service and compromise agreements), tribunals, TUPE as well as training and seminar programmes. You should be interested in pursuing a career in employment law and demonstrate a genuine passion for Business Development.

The Candidate

To be considered for the role candidates will have:
An LPC or equivalent
A proven background as an Employment Law Advisor
A credible portfolio of professional contacts in Yorkshire
A confident and professional telephone manner
Strong communication skills
Some advocacy experience but this is not essential
The ability to work to deadlines within a challenging environment and to work as part of a team, be confident, personable and self-motivated
Be keen to develop their marketing and business development skills as well as being involved in seminars, training, tenders and other similar marketing activities
Participating in client targeting and firm wide business development activities
A genuine desire to achieve and meet deadlines set

To apply for this role or to discuss other opportunities across Yorkshire or the North East please contact lb@clayton-legal.co.uk
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