Assistant Executive (TULG)

Vacancy: TULG Assistant Executive
Office: London
Salary: £35,001 - £40,634
Closing date for applicants: 16th August 2017
Contract: Permanent
Interview Dates: TBC

 

About Us

With almost 800 staff and partners across a network of offices nationwide, we are the most experienced trade union, employment rights and claimant personal injury practice in the UK.

We have an enviable reputation for the results we get for our clients and the support, training and career development of our staff.  We treat our people as we treat our clients – fairly, with honesty and as individuals.  

At Thompsons, we expect interest and commitment to the work we do and a desire to do the very best we can for our clients.

Vacancy Overview

Working within our highly respected national Trade Union Law Group, you will be a member of the team handling large scale, high profile TULG High Court and Employment Tribunal claims, including industrial action injunction injunctions. Other current and recent types of claims include blacklisting in the construction industry, judicial review and trade union related human rights. Many of our cases are reported in law reports and/or national media. You will be required to interview witnesses, prepare pro forma pleadings in multi Claimant claims, gather, assess and prepare documents for disclosure, prepare witness statements / evidence and attend High Court to lodge documents. You will gain invaluable experience of high profile High Court litigation as a member of our highly respected TULG.  We are looking for an individual who is able to bring exceptional attention to detail and has proven ability to work well under pressure. Previous experience or knowledge of trade union law is not essential for this role.  

What We Offer

As well as a competitive salary we offer an extensive benefits package which includes contributory pension scheme, permanent health insurance, life assurance, 27 days annual leave (in addition to bank holidays), an Employee Assistance Programme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, annual travel and parking loans, cycle to work scheme, financial assistance for professional development and much more.   As an employer we are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment where you can develop your career and achieve your personal best. We also deliver excellent on-site training to ensure you have the necessary tools to work to the best of your ability.

 

 

Further Information

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Thompsons believes in equality and is an Equal Opportunities employer promoting diversity within the workplace.

No agencies please.