In-House Legal Executive or Paralegal, Midlands

28 Apr 2022
26 May 2022
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Household name business seeks a Legal Executive or Paralegal to support the General Counsel on a broad variety of commercial legal matters. This is an opportunity to receive excellent training and development to become an in-house Legal Counsel.


Reporting into the GC, with training and support you will handle a broad range of legal issues including:

  • Drafting, advising, and negotiating commercial contracts including supply, procurement, distribution, marketing, sponsorship, licensing and IP
  • Advising on disputes, employment and property issues
  • Handling company secretarial matters
  • Managing and liaising with external advisors
  • Research on law updates

We are looking for:

  • You will be a Legal Executive (ILEX, CILEX or FELLOW) or a law graduate
  • Must have some experience of working with relevant commercial contracts and ideally experience working in a manufacturing business
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to build relationships
  • Practical and commercial aprroach to the law

Package on Offer:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Health cover
  • Bonus

Our client will consider flexible working with two days a week from home.


If you are interested in this Legal Executive or Paralegal position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui Douglas. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch.

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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