Inhouse

Employment & Pensions Legal Counsel

Employment & Pensions Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: Virgin Media Limited is a British company which provides telephone, television and internet services in the United Kingdom.
  • About The role: We are on the lookout for people like you to join us in the role of Legal Counsel. This role is part of our award-winning in-house Legal team based from Hammersmith.
  • Looking for: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your demonstrable employment law experience, preferably gained both in private practice and in house; and your good experience in contentious and non-contentious employment law, with at least five years of post-qualification experience, and good knowledge of subject area and excellent negotiating and drafting skills.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, being responsible for providing advice to the People Team, Case Team and relevant business stakeholders on employment law matters, including employee disputes, employment contracts and policy interpretation, general employee advisory support, transactional support including TUPE, advice in connection with consultations, settlement agreements and overseeing litigation and liaising with external counsel on litigation as required.
  • And more: You will be diplomatic and articulate: analyses complex legal and commercial issues. Proven discretion and ability to deal with sensitive issues; and self-sufficient and proactive in proposing commercial solutions to clients and colleagues.