UK £ 35,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. plus benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013635
The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Paralegal. The role is to provide support to the MTC‘s legal department.
Benefits: The MTC lead the way with a superb suite of benefits including; 33 days holiday, fully flexible working week Monday-Thursday, Smart Holiday system, Life Assurance, Payment of professional subscriptions, Plus many others.
Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our colleagues work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don‘t let anything stop you from applying.
Duties and responsibilities for the role of Paralegal will include:
Reviewing, assessing, negotiating and finalising various contracts and collaborative agreements including NDAs.
Amending and drafting contractual documentation and letters.
Assisting with administrative aspects of matters.
Taking information from and giving commercial and legal advice to staff at all levels within the business.
You will be expected to proactively identify contractual issues and risks, find suitable resolutions and secure agreement to contract amendments from external third parties, and manage individual matters from start to completion.
The position of Paralegal would suit a candidate who has experience in contract law, commercial contracts and IP, a flexible approach to applying the law in a commercial setting, a confident and personable approach and the ability to liaise with clients.
You should possess a high level of legal experience and / or knowledge of law.
Whilst not essential, a law degree may be an advantage.
Paralegal experience is a must, whilst in-house paralegal experience would be preferred.
You will have a proven ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines. Along with excellent communication and client care skills
To apply for the position of Paralegal please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Fielding.