Experienced Paralegal or Contracts Administrator

Recruiter
Zoek
Location
Cornwall, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
30 Aug 2019
Ref
1226538398
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevate are recruiting for an**experienced paralegal or contracts administrator t**o work for a global technology firm in London on a 6- month contract.

The right candidate will be someone who is a not afraid to roll up their sleeves and get things done. They will be passionate about handling and drafting contracts and be eager to support a team of busy lawyers in a complex and fast-growing business.

**Specifically you will be:**

- Maintaining and organising contracts and deal trackers.
- Updating service terms and conditions.
- Assisting with rights clearances, in particular synchronisation rights for music related content and events.
- Assisting with the administration of tribunals and legal proceedings.
- Drafting and negotiating form agreements and amendment letters, including music publishing agreements, marketing partnership agreements and NDAs.
- Handling consumer queries, complaints and local litigation matters.
- Leading ad hoc legal queries across all content types.
- Assisting with due diligence projects.

**Skills for Success:**

- A good level of hands-on experience in a paralegal or contracts administrator role either in-house or in private practice.
- Used to both managing, and assisting with the drafting of, a wide variety and large volume of contracts across multiple jurisdictions.
- Experience working with digital content agreements is helpful but not essential.

**Experience:**

- Relevant law firm and/or in-house experience as a paralegal or contracts administrator.
- Extraordinary organisation skills.
- Demonstrate great attention for the finest of detail.
- Confidence drafting and negotiating basic contracts.
- Native English is required. Additional languages are a plus.

**Qualifications:**

- Relevant Law Degree qualification is preferred.

**Elevate is the law company.** We provide consulting, technology and services to law departments and law firms. Our global team of lawyers, engineers, consultants and business experts improve efficiency, quality and outcomes for customers worldwide. Elevate's achievements and distinctions include:

- Ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies two years in a row.
- Ranked as a top Global Services Provider by Chambers & Partners three years in a row.
- Lead Partner of the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards.

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