In-house Legal Assistant

East Sussex
10 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Pasquale Agatiello
Practice Area
Experience / PQE
Newly Qualified
Contract Type

In-house Legal Assistant - East Sussex - A leading international manufacturer and distributor - £- Competitive

JOB TITLE: In-house Legal Assistant

LOCATION: East Sussex

SALARY: £-on application

THE ROLE: Supporting the Group Commercial Legal Counsel, the successful Legal Assistant will maintain contract log of customer sales and supplier contracts, filing, NDAs and ancillary documentation; Manage information requests made to other parts of the business (risk; quality; sales; supply) to ensure timely resolution of matters; Arrange, attend and minute contract review meetings, including follow up of action points raised. Perform initial review of certain NDAs and ancillary documents; Prepare legal documents under guidance of contracts lawyer and in particular assistance with NDAs; Read case law, conduct legal research, make notes, and/or prepare briefs as needed; Organise and archives files and supporting documents and updating Docs Vault archiving; Maintain group register of contracts and manage renewal, expiry points; Assist with maintaining regular communication with sales helping to keep them informed on contract progresses, maintaining communications with interested departments, and cataloguing information provided; Assist in preparing documents as needed, and tracking matters

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal In-house Legal Assistant will have; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Be highly organised, capable of managing own work load to meet multiple deadlines; Take a proactive approach to problem solving and issue resolution; Have previous experience within a legal role preferably involving company or contract law. Legal training/qualifications would be advantageous

Contact Details:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Pasquale Agatiello at eNL on 0207 183 8586 or email Or contact us via Linked-in

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