Legal Advisor

£30000/annum . Corporate benefits package
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role Summary:
An exciting opportunity for a Legal Advisor has arisen within our Finance team, this role has been created with the principle goal of developing the vision and the legal support within Lyreco UK & Ireland and in conjunction with the Group Legal Department in France. Looking to offer a salary of approx. ?30,000k + corporate benefits package.
You will be working within files of corporate law of the UK & Irish legal entities of Lyreco, and on the drafting and/or reviewing of various contracts, whilst offering support and advice to the operational and functional divisions of Lyreco UK & Ireland and you will locally deploy the processes implemented at group level.
Key responsibilities & accountabilities:
Corporate Law:-Drafting and validation of general assemblies and Board of Director meetings.Collaboration with the Group Legal Department in the creation, centralisation and monitoring of general assemblies and management team meetings.
Contracts:-Participation to the drafting and periodic review of templates of framework agreements, commercial contracts, service agreements and similar.Collaboration in drafting / revision of inter-company contracts.Establish reports on legal activities in Lyreco UK & IrelandLegal advice to various operational and functional divisionsFollow-up/Legal focus regarding the organization and areas of activity and participation in training activitiesRelations with external legal adviser's/solicitor firms
Are you the ideal candidate?
You will:-Have a University degree in Business Law (or equivalent)Of ideally passed your Legal Practice Course and qualified as a Solicitor.Be experienced in the field of commercial law having working within a commercial environment in a similar roleHave the ability to work in a multicultural environmentWork effectively with excellent organizational skillsBe analytical and focused on delivering a high standardHave very good communication and a strong team spiritAssess information and communicates effectivelyWork autonomously when needed but have a collaborative approach when required