Employment Legal Counsel

Recruiter
Hays Legal
Location
England, London
Posted
08 Nov 2018
Closes
06 Dec 2018
Ref
3468708
Contact
Gianpaolo Pacitti
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Employment
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

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Your new company
You will be working for a top listed energy supplier with a presence in more than 50 countries worldwide, with annual turnover on average in excess of £50 Billion. The company has fantastic offices with great panoramic views of London. The company has a focus on progressing the careers of its people and really investing in their futures.

Your new role
You will offer the company employment law services to the internal HR team, advising on both contentious and non-contentious advisory and transactional issues. You will be responsible for contentious employment matters and have full participation in matters with your input being key to the business resolving employment cases.
You will provide your specialist employment knowledge to the drafting of contracts, disciplinary and grievance, discrimination and equal opportunities, redundancy and restructuring matters. You will also be advising on employment policies as well as advising on specific transactional activity and TUPE matters. You will also be expected to provide training to different business units and managing any external counsel when needed.


What you'll need to succeed
You will ideally be a mid to senior employment lawyer ideally 4PQE+ (will consider applications outside this specification). You will be skilled in both contentious and non-contentious employment matters, gained either in a respected law firm or within an in-house function. You will be expected to have strong stakeholder management skills and approach the role as a business partner. You will be someone who thrives in a fast paced environment with the ability to draft and negotiate to a very high standard. There is the ability to travel within the role and the candidate must be willing as required but this is not a regular occurrence.


What you'll get in return

An excellent basic salary with a very generous car allowance and bonus scheme. This role is situated in a very modern office space with great views of the city. You will receive an excellent work life balance with core

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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