Closing Date: August 16 2017
A National Retail Group is seeking a junior commercial lawyer to join their growing in-house legal function. Reporting directly to the Head of Legal, key responsibilities include:
Drafting and reviewing commercial contracts including
Suppliers and Licensing
Assisting with the procurement process for external legal services
Performing legal research to gather information
Drafting and signing legal correspondence
Creating and distributing of company newsletters (including advising on relevant legislation changes), invoicing and filling
Providing assistance to In House Counsel
Providing legal support and liaising with external lawyers
Some commercial litigation
This is permanent role suited for to an in-house experienced paralegal who is commercially astute. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential as well as a good ability to manage competing deadline.
This is a excellent opportunity to join a highly skilled in-house team that is part of an established national enterprise.
The role offers the successful applicant excellent opportunities for career progression and a highly competitive remuneration.