GERMAN LAWYER

Recruiter
Tailored Recruitment Uk Ltd
Location
Broadway
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
28 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
BASED IN EALING - GBP35K - GBP40K

My client is looking for an experienced Paralegal with an in-depth knowledge of German law, to work 35 hours per week.

Taking responsibility for all europe and Africa ("KEA") legal matters relating, but not limited to, Franchise Agreements, commercial contracts, defending and issuing claims, Data Protection Compliance, Intellectual Property, Commercial Property, Child Protection and Safeguarding, Health and Safety and other ad hoc legal matters.

The role involves:

- Playing a key role in the development and international expansion of my client
- Developing and supporting projects to contribute to the international strategy
- Drafting, reviewing, amending and negotiating commercial contracts
- Drafting, reviewing, amending and implementing company policies and procedures
- Researching and advising on legal business compliance to ensure my client meets requirements in international expansion countries and throughout Germany
- Being the point of contact for the business where any legal questions and issues arise, providing sound commercial advice in line with the requirements of my client
- Being Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer and supporting the development and implementation of Child Protection and Safeguarding policy and procedures
- Assisting with Health and Safety issues
- Some travel will be required

The successful candidate must have:

- Experience of drafting a variety of commercial contracts, including drafting without the use of precedents.
- An interest in Child Protection and Safeguarding (training can be provided if necessary)
- The ability to communicate positively and effectively with stakeholders at all levels
- A Law Degree (or bachelor's degree and the CPE or PGDL) and the LPC
- Experience or knowledge of German law
- Experience working in-house