In-house Legal Advisor - German Speaking

Buckinghamshire, England
29 Sep 2017
27 Oct 2017
Pasquale Agatiello
Sector/Practice Area
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House

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


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 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 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

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 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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