In-house Commercial Paralegal

Just Recruitment
Witham, Essex
10 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Are you an experienced Paralegal with commercial experience looking for a new opportunity?

Would you like to find a role that offers flexibility and a better work life balance?

Would you like to work 'In-House'?

Do you have experience within E commerce - experience of on-line/e-commerce commercial contracts and terms and conditions is required?

My client based on the outskirts of Witham are looking for a paralegal to join the team. You will assist and provide a range of legal support to the General Counsel.

Key Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to:
*Perform legal and factual research - researching the most valid arguments, reviewing case facts, identifying the relevant laws and ensuring all other relevant information is considered in a case.
*Produce accurate memorandum documenting the results of research.
*Summarising legal documents.
*Organise and analyse information.
*Cross-check and validate information.
*Draft terms and conditions and simple contracts.
*Check legal forms and documents for accuracy.
*Review and monitor new and updated regulations.
*Proof reading legal documents.
*Produce accurate attendance notes documenting telephone calls / meetings involving legal matters.
*Create / update legal precedents.

Person Specification
*Law degree and ideally LPC training.
*Ability to perform legal research.
*Attention to detail.
*In depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles of contract law and e-commerce.
*The ability to analyse legal documents for accuracy.
*A spirit of co-operation and a positive 'can do' attitude
*Good team player.
*Excellent English verbal and written communication skills are essential.
*Excellent organisational skills, ability to use initiative and to work well under pressure.
*The ability to work to tight deadlines.
*Good spelling and grammar.
*Ability to prioritise.
*Strong communication skills with the ability to relate to people at all levels.
*High proficiency in all Microsoft office packages.
*Ability to multi-task.
*Personable but highly professional.
*Enjoy working in a busy working environment.

This can be a full or part time role - or you would be able to work from home 1/2 days a week if require - excellent time management will be needed!

This is an excellent opportunity to join a a friendly team - in return for your hard work and expertise you will be rewarded with an excellent salary plus benefits - a great team and working environment - free parking and flexibility.