Commercial Paralegal

West London – £30,000 - £35,000

PARALEGAL- West London- Technology Company

Douglas Scott have partnered with a well-known household brand who are looking to recruit a Commercial Paralegal to join their well-established Legal team.

The legal team is at the heart of the company offering Legal support to EMEA and APAC. You will offer support to the to the Legal director and the legal team in all operations.

Your Paralegal duties will consist of the following:

  • Negotiate and draft NDAs, contract amendments, letters under the supervision of senior lawyers.
  • Assist the legal team on internal projects including Compliance matters
  • Work closely with the internal Sales teams on contractual queries
  • Oversee and manage all boarding of suppliers, raising POs, filing and general administration
  • Oversee and assisting with the completion and validation of the contracts register of the group companies and assisting in maintenance of other corporate records

The ideal Paralegal will ideally have a Legal qualification such as a 2.1 or higher law degree or equivalent and LPC or Ci-Lex

  • Experience in a similar role in the UK with specific experience of working with a technology company.
  • Excellent presentation skills and communication skills.
  • Working as part of a team and collaboration within the larger legal function.
  • Possess the ability to work independently and under supervision of senior lawyers

Applications will be considered from candidates with previous In-house experience but Private Practice candidates will be considered.

Please contact Lisa Spink, Managing Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Lisa Spink

Managing Consultant
0203 846 3071

Lisa joined Douglas Scott in 2013, running our Locum desk for 2 years before going on to work as a Business Manager at one of the largest recruitment agencies in the UK. Here she focused on Legal & Compliance on a contract and interim basis. Lisa re-joined Douglas Scott in 2018 as a Managing Consultant to set up a Legal & Compliance desk within our In-house department, again with a contract and interim focus and predominantly within (but not limited to) the London market. Originally from Cornwall she now lives in the Manchester area with her husband and young son Harrison.

"Lisa's professionalism, global industry knowledge and contacts are exceptional. I would highly recommend Lisa for her passion in ensuring a candidate's skills and experiences matches the clients expectations and vice versa, fundamental in recruitment ! Above all, Lisa goes above and beyond, she is with you throughout the whole process, on hand to answer any questions, offering advice and support around a candidates or clients busy schedule, one feels like they are receiving a very bespoke friendly personal service!"

Data Governance | London

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts
  • Type: In House
  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: West London
  • Reference: LJS456

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