In-house Legal Advisor - German Speaking

Location
Buckinghamshire, England
Salary
excellent
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Ref
PA8334
Contact
Pasquale Agatiello
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House
Contract/hours
Permanent

Are you a fluent speaker in German? Are you interested in joining a fast paced FTSE 100 company? We have an exciting vacancy for a German Speaking Legal Advisor to join an in-house global legal team. Call now on 020 3011 5173

JOB TITLE: In-house Legal Advisor - German Speaking

PQE REQUIRED: n/a

LOCATION: Buckinghamshire

SALARY: £-on application

THE ROLE: This exciting role will be to champion and protect our client's trusted reputation. You'll be a part of the Legal, Development & Operations (Europe) team and you will support the Europe region in its development and operations functions. This is an exciting role where you'll have the responsibility of touching a variety of internal departments and supporting stakeholders across Europe. Key Responsibilities will include;

  • Prepare first drafts of relevant materials, including; franchise and ancillary agreements
  • Carry out owner "due diligence" on all new applications (both managed and franchised)
  • Prepare project approval presentation papers as appropriate
  • Plan new projects and areas of territorial protection/exclusivity using mapping software
  • Issue project "impact" & "courtesy" letters regarding agreements
  • Initiate and issue invoices
  • Provide support to the Operations and Finance teams regarding the European franchise estate
  • Support the debt recovery process for terminated or cancelled projects
  • Provide information and ad-hoc reporting to the business and line manager as required
  • Travel/meet with the European developers as necessary

THE CANDIDATE:

  • The ideal candidate will have 3+ years previous paralegal experience, as well as an undergraduate degree in Law (or equivalent relevant work experience) with excellent knowledge of German commercial contract law.
  • Additionally, the ideal candidate will be fluent in German and will show the ability to work under pressure and to tight timelines.
  • The German speaking Paralegal will have excellent administrative skills and a proven eye for detail. and outstanding written and communication skills as well as being a proficient user of Microsoft Office, including experience with Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

PACKAGE: In return you'll receive a competitive financial and benefits package which can include healthcare support and pension scheme.

HOW TO APPLY: Contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email pasquale.agatiello@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://enllegal.co.uk/

eNL is handling a number of in-house vacancies throughout the UK. If you are a Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any German speaking Solicitor's who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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