In-house Legal Assistant

Location
East Sussex
Salary
excellent
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
09 Nov 2016
Ref
PA2687
Contact
Pasquale Agatiello
Practice Area
Company/Commercial
Experience / PQE
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent

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 pasquale.agatiello@enllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via Linked-in https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

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