In-House Legal Assistant

Chester Permanent £26,000 - £32,000
  • Great experience and an incredible name on your CV.
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

About Our Client

Throughout my clients business you will find a team of passionate and committed people. They are proud of their pubs and the dedicated licenses who run them and they are proud of the unique operational approach they take in the sector to champion community pubs.

Woven into this approach are their five core values. They chose them together as a team and continually strive to embed them into their daily work.Working with my client, you benefit from the sector leading support they provide through their network of Business Development Managers, who are recognised as being among the best in the industry. The majority have run pubs themselves, so they understand the day to day challenges and pressures that their licensees face and work closely with them to help them grow a more profitable pub business.

Job Description

In-House Legal Assistant - Day to Day Responsibilities:

* Manage all Landlord and Tenant and Pubs Code processes including:
- Ensuring compliance with Pubs Code regarding the issuing of rent proposals and rent assessment proposals
- Responding to Market Rent Only notices and issuing proposals
- S25 and S26 notices
- Surrenders and Agreement to Surrenders
Preparing and negotiating leases

* Non-licensed property leases

* Title issues, investigations and reviews through Land Registry records and property deeds

* Requesting formal consents and licences from superior landlords

* Reviewing tenancy agreements and providing advice to the business regarding contractual terms and responsibilities

* Instructing and liaising with external lawyers to act in possession proceedings and other litigation matters

The Successful Applicant

In-House Legal Assistant

  • Previous legal experience
  • Enthusiastic, pro-active and motivated individual
  • A confident communicator with a strong level of written and verbal skills
  • Great organisational skills and an ability to work in a busy environment and to prioritise and work to tight timescales
  • Strong Word and letter writing skills
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to work well as a team and on an individual basis
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail is a must
  • Able to present at field-based team meetings and other team meetings

What's on Offer

In-House Legal Assistant

Competitive Salary & Comprehensive benefits package. Hybrid working - 2 days in the office per week.

Will Kendrick
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0466

Job summary

Paralegals / Legal Assistants - In House
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Will Kendrick
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0466
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