Group Legal Assistant

England, East Sussex
£20000 - £30000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Sarah Boxall
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a multi-site engineering, manufacturing and distribution business. Due to expansion, they are seeking a Group Legal Assistant to be based at their Uckfield premises. You must be ambitious, self-motivated and looking to progress your career within an in-house legal role. The salary on offer is between £20,000 & £30,000 and previous experience within a commercial role is highly desirable. This really is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their experience and take on more responsibility.

As the Group Legal Assistant your main focus will be working on non-disclosure agreements and contracts. The role will include
*Maintaining a well-managed contracts/NDA register - to include logging, filing, managing drafts, ensuring an efficient turnaround and handling renewal/expiry.
*Attending contract review meetings.
*Document review - checking NDAa and contracts. Using your understanding of the business to deal with/raise actions as they arise.
*Working closely with other areas of the business (e.g. sales, quality etc.) to gain their input as required and ensure matters are dealt with efficiently and effectively.
*Manage information requests across the business and ensure information provided is accurate.

This exciting and challenging position will suit a proactive individual with legal training, knowledge and experience and an interest in and experience of contracts and non-disclosure agreements. Your desire to succeed in an in-house role, professionalism and a confident manner are essential for this role.

If you are interested in this role or for more information, please contact Sarah Boxall at Chadwick Nott.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.