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Legal Counsel - Employment - Leading International Bank

  • Location: England
  • £ Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Patrick Waugh
  • Expiry Date: 31 March 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -022023-477503

Hydrogen are working on an exciting opportunity with a leading international bank who are looking to hire an employment lawyer to join their highly regarded legal team as a Legal Counsel. The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years of experience in employment law, with a focus on working with financial services clients. Additionally, experience in TUPE and SMCR is essential for this role.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice on a range of employment matters.
  • Work with HR teams to ensure compliance with employment laws and regulations.
  • Advise on TUPE matters.
  • Assist in the implementation of SMCR within the bank and ensure ongoing compliance.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Admitted to practice as a solicitor in England & Wales with ideally 4+ years PQE gained in-house or within private practice, with a focus on financial services clients.
  • Strong knowledge of TUPE and SMCR.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other teams, including HR and Compliance.


If you are looking to take the next step in your career and join a dynamic and innovative team, please apply for this exciting opportunity.

If you would like to find out more on a confidential basis, please express your interest via this page or email patrickwaugh@hydrogengroup.com. Please rest assured that all enquiries will be received in the strictest confidence and no personal details will be shared with any other party without your express consent.

*PQE stated is purely a guide and for those who can demonstrate required skills for the role and fall outside of this PQE range are encouraged to apply.

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