In-House Corporate/Commercial Paralegal

Recruiter
Hays Legal
Location
Wales, Cardiff
Salary
£18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
08 Feb 2019
Ref
3492745
Contact
Harriet Chapman
Position
Paralegal
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

In House Corporate/Commercial Paralegal Job - Cardiff - £Competitive + benefits + flexible working

Your new company
This employer of choice are looking for an In-House Corporate/Commercial Paralegal to join their team based in Cardiff. The role entails extensive contact and interaction with business representatives at all levels of the organisation; they are a household name recognised as a leading company to work for and offer a vibrant, flexible working culture. This is a new role and an exciting time to join the business as they go through a period of growth.

Your new role
As a paralegal, you will be working closely with an experienced lawyer/senior paralegal to service a number of global clients with a wide range of UK and international legal issues. As well as assisting the Legal team on providing contractual advice, you will be responsible for compiling the legal documents required on a particular transaction. This is an exciting time to join as they grow their Company Secretarial and Legal capability.

The role will include: * Compiling corporate commercial and project management documents * Project manage certain aspects of transactions * Seek to ensure all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget * Participate in the relationship with key internal and external stakeholders
This is a full time, permanent position however our client are happy to accept applications from candidates who have agile or flexible working arrangements - please submit an application and we will discuss this further with you.

What you'll need to succeed
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with company commercial and/or corporate law experience who is looking for their next role. As well as being passionate about client service, you will have experience of large legal projects and a willingness to learn new skills and develop existing skills. You will ideally have a law degree and/or the LPC and knowledge and awareness of contract law would be advantageous; you will have worked within a similar paralegal role before.

What you'll get in return
Our client pride themselves on developing talent, and will give you all the support you need to gain valuable professional qualifications. You'll get to work with a variety of clients, across a wide range of industry sectors, from large multinational companies to entrepreneurs and other high net worth individuals. This variety of work means you'll gain a broad and in-depth knowledge of business.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business and have extensive contact with all aspects of the company. You will receive a competitive salary and benefits, and with a vibrant culture and flexible working available, this is an excellent opportunity not to be missed. Please contact Harriet Chapman at Hays Legal for further information.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in applying for this position click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new role, please contact us in complete confidence. We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

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