In-house Commercial Paralegal

Recruiter
Just Recruitment
Location
Witham, Essex
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.