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Job Reference: AS684

Commercial Paralegal

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Commercial Paralegal
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per annum
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the in-house legal team on a broad range of commercial, project and administrative matters. With a focus on the biotechnology sector and will need to have a proven track record of working with an international sales team.

Tasks will include but not be limited to:

·Drafting, reviewing and negotiating contract documents, including non-disclosure agreements, master services agreements, statements of work and procurement agreements.
·Assisting with commercial queries and providing practical advice to businesses.
·Assisting with the administration of the contract management system and other databases as required.
·Supporting the legal teams' projects as required
You will possess good judgement and verbal communication, strong organisational skills and an ability to prioritise a rapidly changing workload, operating independently with minimal supervision.

The ideal candidate will need to be educated to degree level (preferably in law) and have at least 3-5 years experience gained in an international company.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk

Please be aware that salaries listed are estimates based on market averages and may vary dependent on experience.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential)

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individual, as well as those of the business/ firm. There is no longevity or success in an incorrect match, but at the same time Hollie is also able to exercise judgement on when it i…


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