Employment Paralegal OR HR Adviser

Job Description

Employment Paralegal OR HR Adviser

Uckfield

Salary dependent on experience

A prestigious Legal 500 firm are seeking an enthusiastic Paralegal or HR Adviser to join their highly reputable Employment team in East Sussex. With multiple offices and a large presence, this is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, well established…

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Employment Paralegal OR HR Adviser

Uckfield

Salary dependent on experience

A prestigious Legal 500 firm are seeking an enthusiastic Paralegal or HR Adviser to join their highly reputable Employment team in East Sussex. With multiple offices and a large presence, this is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, well established firm and work alongside leading experts in the field.

You will have a hands-on role in a fast-paced environment dealing with a variety of Employment and HR matters. You will be working closely with clients providing high level advice and a generalist support to HR functions.

Duties will include:

  • Providing full assistance to the fee earners and employment team
  • Preparing staff handbooks
  • Draft contracts of employment and other employment documents and policies
  • Draft letters for issues to include, redundancy, grievance, disciplinary, maternity and long-term sickness
  • Collating Court Bundles
  • Preparing Court Applications
  • Drafting Witness Statements
  • Producing briefs for Counsel
  • Extensive diary management
  • Document production duties
  • Arranging meetings/travel requirements

Desired skills:

  • HR background or Employment Paralegal experience essential
  • Strong, up to date employment legislation knowledge
  • Strong IT skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive and motivated approach

The firm are offering a very competitive package alongside a great working environment and commitment to support professional development.

Job Description

Employment Paralegal OR HR Adviser

Uckfield

Salary dependent on experience

A prestigious Legal 500 firm are seeking an enthusiastic Paralegal or HR Adviser to join their highly reputable Employment team in East Sussex. With multiple offices and a large presence, this is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, well established firm and work alongside leading experts in the field.

You will have a hands-on role in a fast-paced environment dealing with a variety of Employment and HR matters. You will be working closely with clients providing high level advice and a generalist support to HR functions.

Duties will include:

  • Providing full assistance to the fee earners and employment team
  • Preparing staff handbooks
  • Draft contracts of employment and other employment documents and policies
  • Draft letters for issues to include, redundancy, grievance, disciplinary, maternity and long-term sickness
  • Collating Court Bundles
  • Preparing Court Applications
  • Drafting Witness Statements
  • Producing briefs for Counsel
  • Extensive diary management
  • Document production duties
  • Arranging meetings/travel requirements

Desired skills:

  • HR background or Employment Paralegal experience essential
  • Strong, up to date employment legislation knowledge
  • Strong IT skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive and motivated approach

The firm are offering a very competitive package alongside a great working environment and commitment to support professional development.

Job Summary

Location: Uckfield
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
Date: 7th November 2019

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Job Summary

Location: Uckfield
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
7th November 2019

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