Slater and Gordon have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Employment Solicitor who will be responsible for a varied Employment caseload acting for claimants only. Ideally, this would be a claimant lawyer, we would also be happy to consider applications from respondent lawyers. This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a highly rated and established team of specialists, based in our Manchester office. 

Responsibilities to include:

  • Maintaining a caseload and overseeing the file management of complex cases
  • Supporting Senior Fee earners with more complex case work
  • Providing the highest level of client care, advice and representation to our clients
  • Building relationships with internal and external parties
  • Ensuring that files are managed effectively and ensuring that set deadlines are met
  • Actively role modelling our values of ‘Do it Right’, ‘Take the Lead’ and ‘Work Well with Others’
  • Achieving time recording and billing targets 

About you:

  • Able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the Employment market
  • Ideally someone with civil procedure experience
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Someone who is proactive and who has the ability to organise and prioritise their workload effectively
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain good working relationships 

What we offer in return

In return we offer a competitive salary with market leading benefits, a positive and inviting work environment, exposure to industry specialists and the fantastic opportunity to develop a rewarding and successful career with an award winning law firm.

About us

Slater and Gordon are a leading consumer law firm and our mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas and our clients are the centre of it all.

How to apply

If you would like to make a formal application please email recruitment@slatergordon.co.uk stating the job reference number 4427.

Should your application be shortlisted a member of the recruitment team will be in touch.