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Senior Associate - Employment

CRA Legal
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£50000 - £75000 per annum
Closing date
26 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Barristers, Private Practice
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Executive
Full Time
Practice Areas
4-6 Years, 7+ Years, Partner

Job Details

Job Description: Employment Solicitor
Location: Sheffield City Centre
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 Basic + Bonus
Holiday: 25 Days + Statutory Holidays
Benefits: Competitive Contributory Pension Scheme, Private Health Insurance, Hybrid Working Opportunities

CRA Consulting, on behalf of a prestigious and well-known law firm located in the heart of Sheffield, is seeking an experienced Employment Solicitor to join their dynamic team. This role is ideal for a solicitor with over 5 years PQE, who has a proven track record of winning respondent work or has a following to introduce.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide expert legal advice on a range of employment law matters to a diverse client base.
* Manage a varied caseload of employment law issues including but not limited to unfair dismissal, discrimination, and redundancy.
* Actively engage in business development activities to generate new respondent work.
* Foster and maintain strong client relationships, ensuring high levels of client satisfaction and repeat business.
* Collaborate with colleagues within the employment team and across other practice areas to deliver comprehensive legal solutions.
* Keep abreast of changes in employment law and ensure clients are informed and advised accordingly.


* A minimum of 5 years PQE in employment law, with substantial experience in respondent work.
* Demonstrable success in business development and the ability to bring a following is highly desirable.
* Strong communication and negotiation skills.
* Excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage a demanding caseload effectively.
* A client-focused approach with a commitment to delivering exceptional service.
* Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

What We Offer:

* A competitive basic salary ranging from £50,000 to £75,000, complemented by a performance-related bonus.
* 25 days of annual leave plus statutory holidays.
* Access to a competitive contributory pension scheme.
* Comprehensive private health insurance.
* The flexibility of hybrid working arrangements, with a primary base in our Sheffield office.

Application Process:
If you are a driven and experienced Employment Solicitor looking to advance your career with a leading Sheffield law firm, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV to this advert or contact Rob Addy on the number below for more detail.

Contact Information:
Rob Addy
CRA Consulting
0114 2418030


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Company info
0114 2418030
51 Clarkegorve Road
South Yorkshire
S10 2NH
United Kingdom

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