In House Paralegal

31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

In-house Paralegal, Worcestershire - An exciting opportunity has arisen for a paralegal, to join a highly successful FTSE100 business in the Midlands - Call eNL on: *************

JOB TITLE: In-house Paralegal

LOCATION: Worcestershire

SALARY: £25K - £40K

THE ROLE: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal with a keen interest in corporate & company commercial law. The role will involve assisting the legal team on a mixed caseload including;

  • Strategic Advice and Projects

Supporting the Corporate Legal and IP team on corporate and other strategic initiatives, particularly with regard to the administration of individual work streams and due diligence in prospective acquisitions and disposals.

  • Contracts Review and Management

Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of contract documents, including but not limited to non-disclosure agreements and sales and purchase terms and conditions.

Providing support to the divisionally aligned and IP lawyers in the review and management of material contracts to ensure that contract review processes operate efficiently and comprehensive records of contractual commitments are maintained.

  • Disputes

Providing support to the businesses in the management of claims, disputes and dispute resolution processes. Such work would include but not be limited to the preparation of legal correspondence such as claim letters and letters before action, undertaking legal and factual research and providing technical and administrative support to the lawyers on material claims and litigation.

  • Legal Compliance

Supporting the Group's and the Divisions' compliance programmes, including the provision of training.

  • Proactive Lawyering/ Provision of Training and Self Help Tools

Supporting the lawyers in the development and deployment of initiatives to continuously improve the business' effective management of legal risk and legal compliance such as the provision of training, self-help and risk management tools which support the functional strategy to take risk carefully managed.

  • Lean & Functional Initiatives

Assisting efforts to increase functional effectiveness, such as the development and maintenance of knowledge banks, precedents, templates, standardised documents and procedures.

Carrying out legal research.

Administration of the Legal Knowledge Bank and other databases on the Sharepoint platform.

THE CANDIDATE: Applicants must have at least 3 years experience in general commercial or corporate work (ideally from within an in house legal team). An attractive compensation package will be made available to the successful candidate and the opportunity to join a global company, where you will be able to grow with the organisation by gaining further knowledge and skills.

HOW TO APPLY: Contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on ************* or email ********************************* now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://**************/

eNL is handling a number of paralegal vacancies throughout the Midlands. If you are a paralegal looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to ***********************************-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any paralegal's who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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