Paralegal - Legal and Compliance
Up to £25K + Benefits
Howells is seeking paralegals to join a small, busy, and friendly corporate legal & compliance team with our Client, a leading insurer authorised by the PRA and regulated by the PRA and FCA.
The role also involves interaction with the UK and Groups French insurance company authorised by ACPR and its Paris-based Head of Compliance.
Role to report to Chief European Corporate Counsel and will liaise closely with Compliance Manager & Company Secretary (prior to maternity leave) and Assistant Company Secretary & Compliance Officer.
Legal research covering broad range of topics affecting regulation, data privacy, employment and corporate issues
Filings including Companies House and ICO
Drafting resolutions, incumbency certificates, other corporate documents, and simple legal documents
Helping to arrange Board and Committee meetings including assistance with meeting papers, uploading them onto Diligent and minute-taking
Assistance with implementing UK compliance plan and work relating to UK compliance manual
Assisting with different aspects of governance structure including administration of policies and procedures
Checking simple contracts and assisting with vendor management approval process
Support with similar tasks for operations in France and Spain
Interaction with other members including Legal & Compliance, Risk and HRCandidate Requirements:
Law graduate or graduate who has done law conversion
Legal Practice Course preferred
Relevant work experience
French language skills an advantageThis role will suit a candidate with a genuine interest in seeing how an in-house legal & compliance team in an insurer operates, who is keen to learn and willing to help with a variety of tasks, including administrative ones.
If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV. Alternatively contact us on (phone number removed).
Howells Contracts are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. Howells Contracts acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies