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Legal Assistant, 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire
£18,000 to £26,000
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

Your new companyAward winning business with continued investment in technology solutions, this company is highly rated in industry as a brand and is also known for being supportive as a local employer. The legal and compliance team is looking for a driven and enthusiastic commercial contracts paralegal who is available to start at short notice for a 12 month fixed term contract.

Your new roleYou will join a small legal team in a varied role where you will develop your experience in reviewing and advising on commercial contracts and agreements. Your duties will involve working across all levels of the business to assist on legal projects and ensuring compliance.

What you'll need to succeedYou must have a good legal understanding, either from previous paralegal / legal assistant experience or from your law degree / LPC / GDL studies. You will have excellent academics and communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to build relationships at all levels of the business. This could be an excellent opportunity for a future trainee who is due to start their training contract from 2024 to gain valuable experience in industry.

What you'll get in returnIn return you can expect to find a supportive and well-structured working environment where you will be supported in your learning and development in this early stage of your legal career. You will be offered a starting salary between £20k - £26k depending on skills, qualification and experienceWhat you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new legal position in-house, please contact Navita Rooprai for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 718258376-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent