Employment Solicitor – 12m FTC

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
    Fixed term contract
  • Posted
  • Start Date
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Salary
    £145000 - £170000 per annum
  • Expiry Date

Our client, an esteemed international law firm, is looking for a talented individual to join their London Employment Team on a 12-month fixed-term contract basis. If you have a solid background in handling both contentious and non-contentious employment matters, this role is perfect for you.

Our client is a highly-regarded global law firm with offices in key business centres across the Americas, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. Renowned for their expertise and excellence, they are ranked among the top in various legal directories. The firm is well-known for its high-stakes litigation and complex transactions, particularly within the global financial services industry. They offer a collegial, collaborative, and diverse environment where motivated individuals can thrive and achieve their greatest potential.

Role Overview:

The team is consistently ranked as one of the leading employment teams in the UK, advising primarily on behalf of employers. Key responsibilities include:

  • Recruitment and termination of executives
  • Restructuring programmes
  • Business transfers and outsourcings
  • Tribunal and High Court litigation
  • Day-to-day advice and counselling
  • International projects
  • Corporate transactions
  • Team moves


  • Qualified Solicitor (England & Wales) with 5+ years PQE
  • Strong ability to manage and lead matters with minimal supervision
  • Commitment to developing the employment team both nationally and internationally
  • Excellent knowledge of handling and resolving technical legal issues
  • Ability to represent the firm at business development events
  • Efficient team player with strong organisational skills

Desirable Skills and Personal Attributes:

  • Hardworking and dedicated
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Apply Now:

This is an outstanding opportunity to advance your career with a leading international law firm. Our client offers a competitive salary above market rate, along with a fantastic benefits package. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, apply now to join our client’s exceptional team.

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