Employment Solicitor Vacancy – Chester
About Aaron & Partners LLP
We are a Top 200 law firm with offices in Chester and Shrewsbury and more than 20 recommendations from the two main independent legal directories, Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.
We pride ourselves on providing high quality results focused legal advice through a dedicated partner-led service. Much of the work we undertake is ‘bespoke’, requiring unique solutions to unique problems and a breadth of commercial understanding and appreciation.
The firm positively encourages solicitors at all levels to take on as much responsibility as they are comfortable with. We want individuals who are keen to build and broaden their technical abilities, whilst at the same time developing client-facing and marketing skills.
The firm is growing, ambitious and constantly evolving – and we expect the same from our solicitors.
About the Team
Our highly regarded Employment team has an enviable reputation and is highly ranked in the independent legal guide The Legal 500. The team specialises in all areas of employment law and has a strong client base.
Head of Department, Helen Watson is an experienced advocate and accredited mediator with extensive experience in all aspects of both contentious and non contentious employment law.
About the Role
You will have 2-3 years PQE and have experience in dealing with both contentious and non contentious employment law and representing both respondent and claimant. You will have a commercial approach in working to deadlines, file management, client care, etc.
You will be a confident person with excellent communication skills who is at ease when dealing with clients; ensuring that each client receives an excellent level of service.
You will have the ability to manage your workload; managing a number of cases at any one time. You will also have an excellent eye for detail and the desire to get things right first time.
You will have a willingness and aptitude in getting involved in the team/firm’s marketing and business development activities e.g. attending social and networking events (usually with colleagues).
This position is a full time position based at our Chester office.
We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including 5 weeks annual leave, pension scheme, healthcare scheme, death in service benefit, parking scheme and more.
We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to ensuring that all job applicants are treated equally and without discrimination.
As a firm we proactively promote a positive working environment and “The A&P Way”
If you would like to apply for this vacancy please send your CV, along with a covering letter, to Kate Robertson by email to [email protected] or by post to 5-7 Grosvenor Court, Foregate Street, Chester, CH1 1HG.