Are you a fluent in German? Are you interested in joining a fast paced FTSE 100 company? We have an exciting vacancy for a German Speaking Legal Adviser / Paralegal to join an in-house global legal team. Call now on
JOB TITLE: In-house Legal Advisor / Paralegal - German Speaking
PQE REQUIRED: n/a
SALARY: £-on application
This exciting role will be to champion and protect our client's trusted reputation. You'll be a part of the Legal, Development & Operations (Europe) team and you will support the Europe region in its development and operations functions. This is an exciting role where you'll have the responsibility of touching a variety of internal departments and supporting stakeholders across Europe. Key Responsibilities will include;
" Prepare first drafts of relevant materials, including; franchise and ancillary agreements
" Carry out owner "due diligence" on all new applications (both managed and franchised)
" Prepare project approval presentation papers as appropriate
" Plan new projects and areas of territorial protection/exclusivity using mapping software
" Issue project "impact" & "courtesy" letters regarding agreements
" Initiate and issue invoices
" Provide support to the Operations and Finance teams regarding the European franchise estate
" Support the debt recovery process for terminated or cancelled projects
" Provide information and ad-hoc reporting to the business and line manager as required
" Travel/meet with the European developers as necessary
" The ideal candidate will have 3+ years previous paralegal experience, as well as an undergraduate degree in Law (or equivalent relevant work experience) with excellent knowledge of German commercial contract law.
" Additionally, the ideal candidate will be fluent in German and will show the ability to work under pressure and to tight timelines.
" The German speaking Paralegal will have excellent administrative skills and a proven eye for detail. and outstanding written and communication skills as well as being a proficient user of Microsoft Office, including experience with Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
PACKAGE: In return you'll receive a competitive financial and benefits package which can include healthcare support and pension scheme.
** In addition, if you know any Legal Adviser who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply). **