Paralegal - Corporate Knowledge Management Team

Recruiter
Location
London, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
SBJ275026
Contact
Sarah Boxall
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial, Tax, Corporate Tax
Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Contract/hours
Full time

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a busy Knowledge Management team with a diverse range of work in a leading International law firm. The Corporate Department offers advice on corporate finance transactions, investment management and to technology, outsourcing and commercial contract matters.

Salary up to £25,000

Duties will include:

  • Assisting with updating templates and guidance
  • Preparing templates for automation and testing them
  • Assisting with the preparation of current awareness bulletins and updates for the teams within the department
  • Managing the administration of the training programmes
  • Assisting with legal research and other know-how queries
  • Reviewing journals, online know-how resources, legislation and cases and liaising with KDLs and Library to identify items of interest to lawyers in the relevant practice areas
  • Drafting notes on legal developments/cases
  • Assisting with the implementation of the different technical training programmes within the group including liaising with the speakers, helping to prepare materials for the session, liaising with the L&D team
  • Database management: profiling, index and retrieving hard and electronic copies of documents on/from know-how databases; creating and amending intranet pages
  • Assisting with the preparation of client legal updates

Experience, skills and knowledge required:

  • Completion of the LPC
  • Basic understanding of general corporate law
  • Legal research (including using online sources such as Lexis Nexis Butterworths, Westlaw, PLC)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good writing/drafting skills
  • Attention to detail

For more information on this role, please contact Sarah Boxall at Chadwick Nott.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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