Paralegal (with potential training contract)

Link Asset Services
01 Oct 2019
13 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Company Description

Link Asset Services is a fast growing, dynamic business with market leading positions across our areas of expertise - funds, market services, corporates and private client, and banking and credit management services. With offices across the UK and Europe we are part of Link Group who are headquartered in Australia. A truly global organisation, Link Group provides us with a strong platform to realise our growth ambitions and continue to build on our success.

You can play a key part in this - at Link Asset Services we recognise the importance of supporting and developing our people, so we listen to colleagues, train our teams and invest in great working environments. Add to that a culture that champions respect and integrity, a diverse and inclusive colleague base and a commitment to positively influence the communities we work with and you'll get a flavour of life at Link. At the bottom of this role advert, you'll find more information on why you'll enjoy working with us???

Job Description

We are looking to appoint a paralegal to join a team of 5 providing pragmatic legal advice on an ever expanding range of subjects. This is a fixed term job position with a potential training contract


  • Assisting the legal team in managing business risk.
  • Reviewing non-standard terms of appointment and providing advice to business managers within the organisation.
  • Drafting amendments to documents as well as bespoke agreements which promote the business interests of the Company.
  • Negotiating with public and private sector clients as well as third party sub-consultants in order to limit and manage risk.
  • Travel to branch and client offices may be necessary.


  • Strong academics (LPC (Commendation) Undergraduate degree (2:1 preferred)).
  • Experience in company and commercial law matters.
  • Good understanding of the UK Companies Act, and can demonstrate a good comprehension of basic contract law (e.g. how indemnities work / what is a warranty).
  • A "can do", self-starting attitude.
  • The maturity and confidence to operate independently.

Additional Information

Link Group's purpose statement 'Together we achieve' reflects how much we value working together: with each other; with our clients; and with third parties, to help everyone achieve success - both personal and professional

We have an ongoing commitment to career progression, training and education as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package that under pins this.

At Link, you'll find we support achievement and celebrate success. So, if you want to be a part of this, click the 'I'm Interested' or Apply button???

To support your application a covering letter setting out your interest in the opportunity is required.

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