Senior Associate - Workplace Relations/Employment - Sydney


Leading Employment Practice | Senior Associate | 6+ years' PQE | International Law Firm |

  • Great team culture
  • Broad range of matters
  • Blue-chip client base
We are working closely with a leading international law firm. 

Due to growth, the Sydney office is now looking to recruit a Senior Associate with at least 6+ years' PQE experience in employment law for their leading Workplace Relations & Safety team.

Workplace Relations & Safety

The Workplace Relations & Safety team provide the full range of workplace relations and employment law services and advise a large number of Australia's leading companies and organisations. 

In Sydney, the team is headed by two partners and a number of other senior level resources.

Position Description

This role will see you work across all three partners, however, you will work most closely with one partner in particular in a rapidly expanding practice. 

You will provide advice across:
  • employment litigation, including industrial action and dispute resolution
  • workplace strategy, in particular the implementation of change, restructuring and enterprise bargaining
  • employment and IR aspects of corporate deals
  • general employment law including unfair dismissal, discrimination, bullying, employment contracts and termination of employment
  • workplace compliance and governance, including the development of policies and procedures, and training.
On offer is a competitive remuneration package, good amount of autonomy, quality training and mentoring, excellent career progression opportunities and a fun, supportive and dynamic team environment. 


The successful candidates will have at least 6 years' of quality employment law experience. 

In addition, you will have:
  • advanced interpersonal and client liaison skills;
  • excellent technical and communication skills; and
  • a positive and energetic approach.

For further information, please contact James Cockerill on 02 8381 0723 or for a confidential conversation.