Commercial Paralegal (German Speaking) | Part or Full Time

Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
£25,000 - £35,000 DOE.
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
12 Jul 2018
Ref
11432
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Commercial Paralegal (German Speaking) | Part or Full Time
London, City
£25,000 - £35,000 DOE.

An opportunity exists for a Junior Legal Advisor to work for an exciting technology company based in London.


The role would suit a German, UK or dual qualified candidate (LPC or at least first German State Exam), ideally with experience gained in a commercial environment, either private practice or in-house. 

The successful candidate will: possess excellent technical skills and attention to detail; be highly motivated with a strategic and progressive mentality; be dedicated to delivering excellent client service; and embrace working closely with other members of the legal team and wider business.

Roles & Responsibilities:

+ Draft, negotiate and review contracts (including MSAs, sales and supply chain contracts, cross-border agreements, NDAs) in both German and English
+ Verify compliance of sales transactions; review documents to validate immigration, employment, payroll and taxation requirements (both internal and statutory)
+ Legal research and advisory tasks in areas such as contract law, data protection, health & safety and employment & labour leasing
+ Administer and maintain an up-to-date, accurate and accessible contract database
+ Oversee and maintain company precedents, policies, tender documents, training materials and know-how 

Individual Requirements:

+ Fluent in German and English (essential)
+ Experience in commercial contract negotiation (preferably gained in-house)
+ Commercial acumen – able to balance legal risk with business objectives 
+ Excellent attention to detail
+ Able to work effectively and co-operatively with the team in a busy environment
+ Strong communication skills, including capacity to manage stakeholder expectations
+ Excellent organisational skills, time management skills and the ability to prioritise to meet tight deadlines
+ Knowledge of IT agreements and data protection desirable but not essential

Interested? Just Apply Below...

Application notice... We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect we may contact you by email, text or telephone. This processing is conducted lawfully on the basis of our legitimate interests. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.

Apply for Commercial Paralegal (German Speaking) | Part or Full Time

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Fish4.co.uk by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Fish4.co.uk you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs