• Solicitor/Senior Solicitor - Employment Auckland
  • Robert Walters in Auckland, , New Zealand
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

An exciting opportunity has arose for an experienced employment lawyer to join a Tier 1 employment and health and safety team in Auckland. This role offers the chance to work on some of the most high-profile employment matters, with a wide range of clients. The successful candidate will receive exceptional and ongoing training and mentorship from partners and senior associates who are invested in their success. This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of business in New Zealand.

You will be working directly with clients on a full range of employment law matters. You will have the opportunity to advise on complex issues such as restructurings, performance management, disciplinary processes, investigations and dismissals. Your role will also involve drafting employment agreements and policies, advising on M&A transactions, assisting with contentious matters, advocating at mediations and courts, and advising on privacy, human rights, health and safety compliance.

Key... Responsibilities:
• Advise on both contentious and non-contentious aspects of employment law;
• Contentious issues can be Personal Grievances and advocacy in the Employment Court;
• Non contentious advise on issues such as restructurings, performance management, disciplinary processes, investigations and dismissals;
• Draft employment agreements and policies;
• Advise on the employment aspects of M&A transactions;
• Advise on privacy and human rights in the employment context;
• Advise on health and safety compliance and enforcement.

To be successful in this role you must:
• Have 4 - 7 PQE, with some experience in employment law, although all applications will be assessed on merit;
• Willingness to learn;
• Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment;
• Enjoy working in a fast paced environment.

If you're ready to embrace this exciting opportunity, we encourage you to reach out and explore this next career move. If this role interests you but you do not have any experience in employment law please still reach out. If you would like to find out more about this role, please reach out to Hannah Lewis on (09) 374 7362 or [email protected] who is managing this process
Auckland New Zealand (+1 other)


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