Paralegal - Corporate/Commercial

East Anglia Legal
Long Lawford
£28,000 per annum
11 Apr 2018
18 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
My client who is a leader in supplying construction material is looking for an In House Paralegal to join their team in Rugby.

It is essential that you have Company Secretarial experience and some litigation experience. You will be working closely with and assisting the Legal Director.

Duties include:

- Drafting standard form contracts.
- Dealing with minor litigation.
- Statutory compliance for circa 100 Group subsidiaries which includes:
- maintenance of statutory registers.
- year end work in conjunction with the Accounts Team e.g. preparation of dormant company balance sheets, answering queries from the auditors and checking and filing report and accounts.
- changes in directors and secretaries.
- checking and filing annual compliance.
- Drafting board minutes and other corporate documentation.
- Providing advice to UK operations and Corporate HQ on statutory matters, company structure arranging for documents to be notarised and legalised where necessary.
- Liaison with external agencies such as Companies House and internal departments such as Accounts, Tax and Treasury.
- Administer Competition, Anti-Bribery and other compliance programmes.
- Drafting land registry forms and other standard property documentation and undertaking property searches.
- Legal research
- Assistance in design of and implementation of processes, structures and guidelines for company-wide management of legal matters.

You must have:

- Legal knowledge and Bachelor’s degree in Law
- Minimum 2 years of experience in a corporate environment
- Administration and organisational skills with an aptitude for project management.
- Attention to Detail
- MS Office and good overall computer literacy including use of online and offline specialised and bespoke platforms
- Understanding of business and commercial matters.

Please apply now if you think you have the right skills or get in touch with me on for more detail.

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