Corporate Paralegal - Portsmouth

Recruiter
Natalie Stock
Location
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary
£23,000 - £25,000 - Dependent on experience
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
18 Mar 2019
Ref
LGJ/OP/11998
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Corporate Paralegal - Portsmouth

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to join a thriving in-house team based in Portsmouth. A hands-on role where the successful corporate paralegal will work closely with In-House Legal Counsel assisting with the legal requirements of the business, this could include timely, accurate, and commercially aware advice, reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and legal documents, researching legal issues, and assisting with compliance and data protection. This exciting opportunity will also require the successful candidate to assist with company secretarial duties when needed.

The candidate:

  • Previous experience working within a similar position.
  • Strong working knowledge of corporate and/or commercial law
  • Educated to degree level within Law to a 2:1 standard as a minimum
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise own workload  
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as an effective team member
  • Excellent IT skills with proficient use of all Microsoft Office applications