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LEGAL ASSISTANT

VACANCY – FG SOLICITORS – LEGAL ASSISTANT (EMPLOYMENT LAW)

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding new opportunity?

We are looking for a fearless and talented Legal Assistant to join a dedicated Employment Law Practice with a reputation for excellence.   You will be working from our Northampton Office but will have the chance to visit our London office.

If you want to make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

You would be joining a Practice that embraces change, that is positive, curious and which respects each member of its team; we believe this ethos enables and empowers individual success in people like you.

We provide a full employment law and HR service covering both contentious and non-contentious work with a predominantly corporate client base.

The role of Legal Assistant will involve supporting our lawyers in delivering complex employment solutions in response to the challenges our clients face.   The work will be varied and you will be helping from the start with enquiries and drafting employment/HR related documents; performing legal research tasks; preparing letters; participating with, and working on, client files; proof reading; and providing general administrative and legal support.  You will be expected to keep up to date with law and practice.

As well as providing general advice to a commercial client base, you will be involved in working with our lawyers to deliver bespoke advice to the following industries: Manufacturing, Logistics, Education, Electronics, IT and Transport where our lawyers have developed an intimate knowledge of the processes and procedures unique to these industries.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for a role within the Employment Law environment, so you will be an energetic and enthusiastic self-starter and eager to learn all there is to know about Employment/HR in the real Commercial World.  From our perspective the successful candidate will need to demonstrate:

Applicants will need to have previous experience of working within a law firm alongside an employment team; and be a graduate in law or related subject/CPE and LPC qualified.

We are looking for a genuine team player who can work alongside a team of experts and industry professionals.

Our team will be on hand to ensure that you receive all the support and training you need. You will be working within an informal and supportive team environment mindful of the benefits of a good work/life balance.

Our aim is for you to become a confident and responsible Legal Assistant and to grow your skills with a view to progression in the firm.

Closing Date for CV Submission : 4 December 2018

No Agency Applications

For more details contact: careers@fgsolicitors.co.uk

Call us on:  0808 172 93 22

LEGAL ASSISTANT

VACANCY – FG SOLICITORS – LEGAL ASSISTANT (EMPLOYMENT LAW)

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding new opportunity?

We are looking for a fearless and talented Legal Assistant to join a dedicated Employment Law Practice with a reputation for excellence.   You will be working from our Northampton Office but will have the chance to visit our London office.

If you want to make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

You would be joining a Practice that embraces change, that is positive, curious and which respects each member of its team; we believe this ethos enables and empowers individual success in people like you.

We provide a full employment law and HR service covering both contentious and non-contentious work with a predominantly corporate client base.

The role of Legal Assistant will involve supporting our lawyers in delivering complex employment solutions in response to the challenges our clients face.   The work will be varied and you will be helping from the start with enquiries and drafting employment/HR related documents; performing legal research tasks; preparing letters; participating with, and working on, client files; proof reading; and providing general administrative and legal support.  You will be expected to keep up to date with law and practice.

As well as providing general advice to a commercial client base, you will be involved in working with our lawyers to deliver bespoke advice to the following industries: Manufacturing, Logistics, Education, Electronics, IT and Transport where our lawyers have developed an intimate knowledge of the processes and procedures unique to these industries.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for a role within the Employment Law environment, so you will be an energetic and enthusiastic self-starter and eager to learn all there is to know about Employment/HR in the real Commercial World.  From our perspective the successful candidate will need to demonstrate:

  • A clear ambition to have a legal career in Employment Law.
  • Confident and professional communication skills, including dealing effectively with internal and external contacts in both verbal and written communication in a clear concise manner.
  • Good personal presentation.
  • Close attention to detail; an eye for quality are key skills given the context in which the legal assistant’s role sits in the team.
  • Accuracy.
  • Efficient time management and organisational skills.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Excel.
  • An ability to work independently and as part of team.
  • The ability to manage pressure and work to tight deadlines.

Applicants will need to have previous experience of working within a law firm alongside an employment team; and be a graduate in law or related subject/CPE and LPC qualified.

We are looking for a genuine team player who can work alongside a team of experts and industry professionals.

Our team will be on hand to ensure that you receive all the support and training you need. You will be working within an informal and supportive team environment mindful of the benefits of a good work/life balance.

Our aim is for you to become a confident and responsible Legal Assistant and to grow your skills with a view to progression in the firm.

Closing Date for CV Submission : 4 December 2018

No Agency Applications

For more details contact: careers@fgsolicitors.co.uk