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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 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.