Commercial Paralegal

Hays Legal
England, London
£35000 - £40000 per annum
13 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Laura Carpenter
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

Commercial Paralegal (GDPR), Leading International Exam Board, London, 6 month FTC, Salary up to £40,000

Your new company
This leading international exam board and independent education charity was established in the 19th Century, and provides assessments around the world. The organisation specialises in assessing communicative and performance skills within music, drama, English language and combined arts. The organisation services 850,000 candidates each year in over 60 countries worldwide.

Your new role
Sitting in a team of 4, you will report to the Director of Legal Services and Company Secretary, providing paralegal support to a small but busy legal team. Your main task will be to support to a GDPR project rolling contracts out electronically using legal management and electronic signature software. You will also assist with corporate governance matters more generally, including maintenance and electronic of company books and registers, general correspondence and regulatory annual filings, alongside general administrative support.

What you'll need to succeed
You have completed your LLB / GDL and have previous paralegal experience in a commercial environment. You are computer literate and have experience extracting and analysing data, and reporting on Excel. You are familiar with Adobe EchoSign or similar digital signature systems. You ideally have experience managing contract registers. You have strong communication, planning and organisation skills, and can be self-sufficient. You can deal with matters of a confidential nature.

What you'll get in return
You will earn a competitive salary working in the City. The offices are modern and spacious, with a canteen that supplies different food options every day of the week. On top of this you will also be entitled to a competitive benefits package.

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