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Paralegal

  • Location

    Mayfair

  • Sector:

    Personal & Executive Assistants

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40k - 50k per year + discretionary bonus, free snacks and Deliveroo lunch, 23 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Joss Search

  • Contact email:

    zanni@josssearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 3096 7066

  • Job ref:

    JN -122019-14174

  • Published:

    about 20 hours ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-26

  • Startdate:

    2020-02-06 00:00:00

Paralegal (FTC)
Mayfair
£40k - £50k

We're looking for a paralegal to join a lovely private equity firm based in Mayfair to cover a one year maternity contract. There's around 50 in their London office and they have a great collaborative and friendly culture. This is an incredibly busy and fast-paced role so they're looking for a Paralegal who can come in and hit the ground running. The opportunity for growth here is excellent.

THE ROLE

  • Assist with recordkeeping and recurring administrative matters within the legal and compliance departments, including maintenance of portfolio company structure charts, powers of attorney, director and officer records, affiliate lists and KYC documentation
  • Review, revise, and finalize confidentiality agreements, joinder agreements and due diligence access letters
  • Organise and maintain files, databases, lists and registers relating to fund entities and transactional, regulatory and other legal matters
  • Assist in the formation and dissolution of entities and related organisational matters

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal paralegal will have:

  • A strong educational background and paralegal qualifications
  • Minimum 1 - 2 years of experience within the legal department of an investment management fund or at a law firm
  • Exceptionally strong verbal and written communication skills

Our client is looking for a paralegal with a high degree of maturity and integrity, who's able to maintain confidences and be discreet. You'll need to have exceptional attention to detail and organisational skills and be able to work effectively both individually and as part of a team.

THE DETAILS

  • A salary of £40-£50k depending on experience
  • Stunning offices with free snacks and Deliveroo lunch
  • Generous pension
  • Private healthcare
  • 23 days holiday
  • Lunch everyday

If you think you've have the relevant skills to be successful in this role we'd love to hear from you. Don't hesitate and get in touch today.