Employment Partner

England, Essex, Chelmsford
£62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
14 May 2019
11 Jun 2019
Henry Hoey
Full Time
Practice Areas

A fantastic opportunity has been created at an expanding boutique in Chelmsford who are seeking ambitious Senior Associate or Partner with an entrepreneurial spirit to develop their Employment team. This opportunity will see you work within a very well established team with an enviable work environment, autonomous role and outstanding support network.

The Firm

This is one of the most unique and interesting Boutique firms outside of Central London. They are entrepreneurial, modern and commercially focused, building up a fantastic reputation in the market and have consequently been rewarded with an influx of high-quality work. They focus on providing the best legal advice to their commercial clients, but without the legal jargon, meaning this firm have an enviable and dynamic network, both on a regional, national and international level. The volume of work regularly referred to them is a testament to their focus on client care and extensive network.

Each employee is valued and given a real platform for personal and professional growth; there are no glass ceilings on progression and each current partner is homegrown. They look for people with ambition and determination; people who get satisfaction from building and maintaining relationships with clients.

The firm have celebrated consistent success and growth since inception, with the aspiration not to grow as quickly as possible, but to work with an exciting and diverse client base of impressive proportions. They punch well above their weight in the work that they handle; you will find a real buzz about the office and a fantastic culture.

There is a lot of flexibility that can be found here, the Partners created this firm to take a step away from a rigid traditional structure found elsewhere. The flexibility, autonomy and commitment to developing their own allows this fantastic boutique to boast of a high staff retention rates with outstanding reviews from clients and employees alike.

The Role

The firm are looking to hire an experienced Employment Senior Associate or Partner into their Chelmsford office, Essex.

You will work on a range of Employment matters, both contentious and non-contentious. The firm are expanding at a steady rate, so they are looking for someone to bring their drive and ambition to the team. The caseload will depend on your own focus, but you can be expected to work on a range of matters on behalf of Employers such as: Discrimination, Employment tribunals and grievance, Drafting and Amending Employment contracts, Policies and Procedures, Advising on TUPE, Disciplinaries and Business protection.

Work is regularly referred by the other departments however you will be supported by an established team allowing you to service your own clients, should you have a transportable client base.

The firm are entrepreneurial and so are looking for determined individuals to join the team who have a strong work ethic and business development skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a modern firm with a fresh outlook.


  • You will be an Employment Partner with a minimum of 6 years PQE
  • You will have solid experience in Employment matters and a strong billings history
  • You will be ambitious and highly motivated by the work that you do
  • You should have evidence of successful business development, with a transportable client base an advantage
  • Salary is competitive, based upon experience

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Employment Senior Associate or Partner to join this stand-out firm based in Essex.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation

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