Paralegal

City of London Permanent £25,000 - £30,000
  • Are you a Corporate Paralegal with c. 6-12 months in Practice or In-house?
  • Are you looking for an opportunity to build your career and progress in-house?

About Our Client

My client is the UK division of a leading energy group of over 70 companies that owns and operates assets across Europe.

Job Description

  • Assist in the preparation, negotiation and execution of various contracts.
  • Assist with contract and document management system creation, implementation, and operation.
  • Maintain database of contract templates and approved alternatives.
  • Create and/or maintain policies around contract approvals, template management and document retention.
  • Support the procurement team by analysing risks and identifying mitigation options or drafting contract wording.
  • Support company secretarial and corporate governance functions, including maintaining and updating filings and registrations, minutes and directors and officers listings, preparing board resolutions and shareholder resolutions and consents & scheduling board meetings.
  • Manage and maintain shareholder registers.
  • Track and code external legal spend.
  • Perform general administrative support for the Legal team and other duties and projects as assigned.
  • Organise, and carry out legal training when required.
  • Prepare RFP for legal matters.
  • Carry out factual and legal research.
  • Assist in the preparation, negotiation and execution of Non-Disclosure Agreements.

The Successful Applicant

Essential

  • Bachelor's degree in Law from an accredited university or college; or
  • Equivalent degree in another subject and a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) / Postgraduate Diploma in Law (PGDL) from a recognised university or college
  • Previous experience of working as a paralegal within a corporate/commercial firm or an in-house environment

Desirable

  • Legal Practice Course (LPC)

What's on Offer

Permanent role

Progression opportunities available

Contact
Nellie Russell
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5626092
Phone number
+44 207 269 2444

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Subsector
Paralegals / Legal Assistants - In House
Industry
Energy & Natural Resources
Location
City of London
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Nellie Russell
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2444
Job reference
JN-052022-5626092