Commerical Contracts Paralegal

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Contract Type:
£20,000 - 24,000
Area of Law:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
12th September 2019
Commercial Contracts Paralegal - Leeds THE FIRM A top tier Legal 500 firm with offices globally is seeking a commercial contracts paralegal to join its Leeds office. The firm has an unrivalled reputation for its commercial awareness and commitment to client service and provides a full service for both public and private sectors across the world. Based in Leeds City Centre the firm is looking for a paralegal with a strong background in contracts with the ability to work at a high level of autonomy. You will be a commercial contract paralegal, joining a vibrant, friendly and progressive team. THE OPPORTUNITY You will join the firms Risk and Knowledge team based in Leeds City Centre who manage and oversee the firm's regulatory and legal compliance. The team support and manage the firm's contracts with clients and suppliers which includes; · Drafting and negotiating contracts, assisting in the collation and reviewing of terms with key clients and reviewing revised client or supplier terms to comply with new legislation · Assist in answering client questionnaires on contractual matters and undertake due diligence · Assist the contracts team and wider risk and knowledge team with strategic projects · Helping develop and maintain training and know-how to the business on contractual matters and associated risk areas THE REQUIREMENTS To be considered for this role you must have a minimum of 12 months experience as a contracts/commercial paralegal. You must be able to demonstrate the following; · Experience paralegal with a background drafting, advising and negotiating on contracts, agreements and terms and conditions · Be confident in your ability to work autonomously and possess excellent time management skills · You will have an LLB Law degree and ideally completed your LPC however this is not essential In addition to working for a highly reputable International law firm, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and excellent benefits package which includes · Generous annual leave allowance of 26 days plus additional day over the Christmas period and the ability to buy and sell holidays · Matched pension contributions of up to 6.5% · Life assurance, income protection and private medical insurance · Season ticket loan, private medical insurance for family members and dental cover If you would be interested in finding out more about this commercial contracts paralegal position, please contact Kirsty Worden on 0161 819 7485. If you are a paralegal seeking a new opportunity in Leeds and this role does not meet your requirements, please do give me a call and I would be happy to discuss other opportunities we have availab
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