In House Commercial Contracts Paralegal

Recruiter
Hays
Location
High Wycombe
Salary
£25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Your new company


A world renowned organisation and one of the fastest growing networks in the world. Today, they manage over £1 billion worth of contracts. Working closely within the Legal & Governance team you will gain exposure to a wide variety of commercial agreements.

Your new role

  • Work with different levels of personnel within the organisation to develop and solidify an overall contract strategy and process
  • Coordinate actions within Purchasing and Commercial teams and align to legal requirements
  • Report status of current contract processes to management
  • Resolve or coordinate the resolution of any contract conflicts
  • Coordinate and manage the creation and ongoing control of language standards and rules for existing and new contracts
  • Review contract changes to highlight potential risks to the organisation
  • Electronic contract sign off, filing and management of contract trackers
  • Identify and implement new systems and tools to improve contract management, with ongoing management and super user status for these tools as needed


What you'll need to succeed

  • Legal qualification (LLB or LPC preferred with proven contracts experience)
  • Contract administration and process implementation experience
  • Attention to detail and ability to spot errors and inconsistencies
  • Manages internal relationships such that confidentiality is never compromised
  • Highly organized, good time management
  • Responsive and forward thinking
  • Microsoft Office Skills: Word, PowerPoint and Excel essential
  • Calm under pressure and professional always
  • Good numeracy, literacy and problem solving skills


What you'll get in return

You will get a collaborative and friendly working environment and the opportunity to develop your career.

What you need to do now

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