Senior Commercial Paralegal

Recruiter
Location
Milton Keynes, England, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
24005
Contact
Sylvia Mueller
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House
Contract/hours
Contract

This is an interim commercial paralegal role and will be a good fit for an experienced commercial paralegal looking for a challenging role with a wide variety of commercial contracts and commercial paralegal work, based in Milton Keynes and lasting a period of 3 - 6 months with opportunity for extension.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Reviewing a wide range of commercial contracts, including first reviews and analysis of contracts, and leading negotiations
  • Assisting with data protection matters including law enforcement, and updating the team on developments in DP law.
  • Act as a key point of liaison between the business and the legal team
  • Provide daily support to the legal team
  • Manage external counsel
  • Carry out legal research
  • Manage cross-border litigation
  • Assist with the protection of the brands
  • Provide assistance to the Head of Legal for company secretarial work
  • Project management as and when required
  • Basic administrative duties

Skills and Experience:

  • Strong experience as an in-house commercial paralegal from a multinational company from any sector
  • Experience negotiating, drafting, and updating a wide variety of commercial contracts
  • Gravitas and ability to liaise with senior stakeholders
  • Outgoing personality and ability to build relationships with stakeholders