Inhouse

Senior Legal Counsel, Employment

Senior Legal Counsel, Employment

  • About the Firm: We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets.
  • About the role: The role of in-house Senior Legal Counsel, employment, exists primarily to provide high quality business focused advice in the most sustainable and effective manner to the business to add real value and differentiate Sky from its competitors and to support other team members and to enable HR to do the same.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your up to date employment law expertise; your ability to provide pragmatic and commercial legal advice to all levels of the business; your excellent organisational skills; complemented by your communication skills, which enable you to engage appropriately with HR colleagues and the business at different levels in the organisation; and your ability to prioritise competing deadlines.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include, but not be limited to, supporting the Legal Counsel and paralegal in carrying out tribunal litigation – this is a largely an in-house model save for advocacy; supporting the HR team with employment queries; supporting change programmes both TUPE and redundancy and supporting M & A activity.
  • And more: You will - Offer Policy and immigration advice; proactively advise on changes to the law and the impact this may have on Sky’s business and carrying out training, where required. You will be expected to work largely unsupervised, so you must be confident to run your own workload.

SKY Limited

https://business.sky.com

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