COMPANY: THIRD WAY LEGAL
JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime
SALARY: Competitive + Benefits
An International Infrastructure business is currently seeking a Contracts Counsel (Senior Paralegal) to support the wider Legal and Contracts function in managing the drafting, review and negotiation of their commercial contracts from their offices based in Leatherhead, Surrey.
The role will report into the Contracts Director in the United States and will take ownership of the commercial contracts process for the UK as well as assisting (where required) in other jurisdictions. You will work closely with the UK business heads ensuring that key contractual risks are identified and negotiated upon and that complex issues are escalated to the legal team in the U.S.
The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of experience working in either a law firm or in-house legal/contracts team. Expertise with reviewing and identifying risks within commercial contracts is highly desirable however the company is also willing to train recent law graduates. Fluency in other European languages is also desirable but not a pre-requisite.
The successful candidate will be offered a unique role within an international contracts team for a complex international business as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.