Corporate & Commercial Paralegal

Hays Legal
England, Berkshire, Wokingham
£18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
23 Jul 2018
20 Aug 2018
Benjamin Brooks
Full time
Contract type

Exciting Commercial Corporate Paralegal Vacancy

Your new company
Leading Legal 500 firm based in West Berkshire is looking to grow their ever increasing corporate commercial department.

Your new role
Looking for a paralegal to support and assist the department, you will cover two main areas of work, Corporate Governance and Escrow Business. You will be an administrator for the firm's registered office/SAIL address service, carry out company searches, assist with providing management company handover service, provide assistance with statutory register write ups and provide due diligence assistance to the department. You will also manage escrow matters to include producing first draft escrow contracts, performing anti-money laundering and KYC checks as well as dealing with payments, processing of client matters and submissions to the various regulators.

What you'll need to succeed
You must have an interest in progressing their career within Company Commercial law. The successful candidates will need to demonstrate a good knowledge of the Companies Act 2006 and basic corporate governance requirements. You should be highly organised, possess good numeracy and literacy skills, and have excellent IT skills and a flexible approach to working as occasional long hours are required. Based in their Workingman office you will need to be open for occasional travel to the firms other offices.

What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a highly competitive salary, generous bonus scheme, holiday entitlement and support, progression and development throughout your time with the firm.

What you need to do now
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