Associate Employment law

Associate Employment law
Region: Brussels
Required experience: None
Environment: Law Firm
Ref: LexGO1406-RP3108-1502
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

Marx Van Ranst Vermeersch & Partners (MVVP) is an independent law firm located in Brussels, capital of Europe. MVVP offers a broad range of business law advice to both Belgian and international clients. Moreover we assist clients during negotiations and represent them before Belgian courts. The law firm has an excellent reputation in legal fields such as Corporate Law, Tax & Finance, Commercial Law, IP, Media & Entertainment, Labour & Employment Law and Real Estate & Public Law. You can find more detailed information on our law firm on the following pages. Do certainly not hesitate to contact us directly, should you have further questions or if you want to make an appointment.


Function

The employment practice assists clients by helping them to fully understand and respect Belgian employment and social security law. The employment law department's clients come from a wide range of industries, including logistics, facility management, banking, IT, retail, media and pharma, etc. As an Associate Employment law you will be among others responsible for the following tasks: 

  • You will give legal advice and draft agreements in individual and collective employment law
  • You will assist clients in negotiation procedures
  • You will represent clients in proceedings in front of employment tribunals and courts
  • You will assist employers in complying with employment regulations (work regulations, social elections, whistleblowing, etc.)
  • You will ensure the follow-up of the relevant national and European legislation relevant for the clients and their cases

Profile

  • You hold a master's degree in law. An LL.M in employment law is a plus
  • You have between 0 and 6 years' experience in employment law and have an interest in HR Tax
  • You are motivated, proactive, disciplined, team player and keen to learn
  • You enjoy getting to the bottom of legal issues and have a good sense of legal analysis and critical thinking. You have an ability to translate legislation into practical terms
  • You are French or Dutch native speaker and have a good command of the other national language. You also have a very good command of English

Offer

  • A varied and intellectually stimulating job, including direct contact with clients
  • The opportunity to contribute to publications, seminars, webinars, etc.
  • An excellent training in the legal profession
  • The opportunity to develop, progress within the firm and support business development
  • A working environment that is respectful, empathic and a work-life balance
  • A spacious and pleasant office in a green environment
  • An easy access by public transport, bicycle parking and the possibility of car parking in the building
  • An attractive remuneration package

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