German Speaking Legal Advisor

Recruiter
CPL
Location
Antrim
Posted
31 Mar 2019
Closes
04 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
German Speaking Legal Advisor Antrim

Cpl Jobs are currently supporting our client in the Antrim, a successful and well established company looking for a In-house legal Advisor for their European Legal Team.

Purpose of the Role

The primary focus of this role is to review and provide commercial contract and company secretarial support over the European region, including Germany as a key business location.

Main duties will include:

* Reviewing NDAs & commercial contracts and providing quick, accurate advice to commercial teams;

* Company secretarial support in the UK and Europe – experience in this area is a plus;

* Investigating and researching a variety of legal issues across Europe;

* Monitoring legislation change nationally and at a European level;

* Helping develop and maintain learning and know‐how within the department; and

* Supporting other group projects the legal team is involved in.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

* Candidate must be able to speak German Fluently

* Law degree from a reputable university in Europe;

* Ability to provide legal advice in a commercial and clear manner;

* Good communication skills, professional attitude and ability to work within a small team to commercial deadlines;

* Ability to oversee specific projects and input on legal issues as part of a project team;

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This role is suited to an experienced paralegal, company secretary or qualified lawyer up to 3 years PQE level. We will look at candidates qualified in any of UK / Ireland / Germany / Holland for this role and will be based in Antrim or in the UK Office. Applications from German/Dutch qualified lawyers with good results in both State exams (for Germany) and an LLM ideally from an Anglophone university are encouraged. Candidates who have not yet formally qualified as a lawyer but who have relevant academics or European commercial law or paralegal experience with fluency in German and English languages will also be considered.

Salary in the early £30’s

Location: Co Antrim

To apply or for further information please contact Arlene Hawthorne on (phone number removed) or apply through the link below.

Key words: German Speaking, Law Jobs, legal Assistant, German Legal Assistant, Language Jobs, Arlene Jobs

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