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Employment Solicitor

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

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Contract type
Full time
1 year, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years
Private practice

Job Details

Are you an Employment Solicitor looking to join a business where your ideas are really valued and you career development taken seriously? This leading full-service Yorkshire law firm is looking to add a Solicitor or experienced employment fee earner to its growing team in Leeds city centre.

Working on behalf of the claimant you will largely be focusing on the contentious side of employment so experience of tribunals is essential. Working closely with the Head of Department in a small team your caseload will consist of a range of employment matters for a variety of individuals relating to unfair dismissal, discrimination, settlement agreements, whistle blowing, redundancy, and paternity and maternity rights.

Ideally you will be a qualified Solicitor or will be approaching qualification this year, and will have completed at least one 6 month seat in Employment Law.

This firm is a real Yorkshire success story. They have a strong name in the market and are known for their commerciality and focus on really developing individual careers. They offer quality training, agile working and a good work/life balance. They keep their employees' best interests at heart and offer a fantastic annual bonus scheme along with a whole host of benefits.

If you are interested hearing more about this Employment Solicitor role in Leeds, then please get in touch with Sophie Linley at Sacco Mann on 0113 236 6711 to find out more information or if you've a CV to hand please submit this for review.

To hear about other legal opportunities that we have available, please visit our website. Alternatively, if you know anybody who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referral. For full terms, please visit our website.


Sacco Mann are specialist Legal Recruiters recognised as regional experts with a genuine interest in, as well as knowledge of, their marketplace. We are renowned for giving clear and straightforward career advice and true quality of service.

We have thirteen experienced consultants focussing on legal recruitment, encompassing the Commercial, General Practice, Public Sector and In House positions, both permanent and locum. In addition two consultants specialise within the Patents and Trademarks sector.

We feel that much of our success has been due to the fact that we:

- try to accurately guage and understand what both candidates and clients require and indeed that which they are able to offer and then bring the two together
- have a demonstrable knowledge of the marketplace. Fundamentally what you need is not merely someone who can post your CV to a practice, but someone whose strength of contacts within the firms can add value, ensuring that you are given proper consideration
- discuss each role with you thoroughly and get prior clearance before a CV is submitted. This is an extremely important for protecting confidentiality and avoiding duplication
- brief you fully prior to any interviews, ensuring that you know what the role entails and how the interview will be run. We also give you honest interview feedback - if you don't do very well in an interview you can always learn from the experience
- are accessible and return your calls

Why use Sacco Mann?

Principally because we believe that the points outlined above are fundamental. We enjoy recruitment, and we are good at it, because we genuinely enjoy assisting people make positive career moves. We don't shuffle paper because we know our marketplace and are therefore in a position to give reliable, knowledgeable and practical advice.

The vast majority of our applicants and clients are at pains to thank us for the advice and service that we provide and we believe the high level of referral business is a direct result of the fact that lawyers value our input.

  • Leeds Tel: 0113 245 3338
  • Manchester Tel: 0161 831 6890
  • Midlands Tel: 0845 241 5644
  • London Tel: 203 440 5628
Company info
Vantage Point
Hardman Street
M3 3HF
United Kingdom

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