£400 - £500 per day
3 months ago
A paralegal with several years of experience is sought to join a FTSE consumer goods business on an initial 6 month + contract supporting the legal function with commercial contracts
The role will involve:
*Drafting and negotiation of, and the provision of legal advice in relation to, commercial contracts and non-disclosure agreements.
*Helping to drive and facilitate the effective use of Agile methodology and tools within the legal team.
*Assisting with the collection and organisation of material in relation to scheduled audits.
*Management and administration of contract portfolio (including use of contract management system) and such other portfolios maintained by the legal team.
*Managing communication with internal/external stakeholders during projects or contracting process and collaborating with legal and business teams to drive initiatives / contracts to conclusion.
*maintaining accurate records, reports, project metrics etc. and trackers (including for contractual terms) using meticulous attention to detail and organisation.
*Advising internal stakeholders on contract related questions, policies, procedures tasks and best practices.
*Management of the Ops & Commercial Legal team SharePoint site.
The ideal candidate will have proven paralegal experience in a leading law firm, or in-house, working commercial matters, ideally with experience of Agile methodology and contract management
The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.