Paralegal - Commercial Contracts

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Paralegal with Commercial experience required to join a Global Law Firm on a fixed term contract.

Your new company
This is an Award Winning, Global Law firm who offer a diverse range of services to clients around the world. They have consciously developed expertise in specific market sectors, which allows them to offer the highest level of market intelligence and experience to their clients. This is a company who has a down to earth approach, act with integrity and strive for excellence and success with everything they do. An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal with Commercial experience to join the firm on a 6 month fixed term contract.

Your new role
You will provide support as part of the in-house legal team of a major national energy client. You'll be expected to review commercial contracts for the supply of goods and services, review contract variations, extensions and NDA's. You'll also assist with regulatory work, conduct research and draft briefing notes on specific legal issues. As you'll be supporting the team you will also assist with the day to day administrative duties for the lawyers you are reporting to. Travel may also be required from time to time.

What you'll need to succeed
Your previous experience in a similar role will lead to your success. You'll have commercial awareness, strong drafting, written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to work well under pressure, be a team player and use your own initiative. You must also be flexible with working hours and have the willingness to travel. It is essential that you are educated to a degree level or equivalent and hold the LPC qualification.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary with the opportunity to advance your career with an International and Globally recognised law firm.

What you need to do now
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