Paralegal

  • Full time
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • December 4, 2021
  • £Competitive

Paralegal

This is a new exciting opportunity to join our Legal team. This great opportunity could be the start of your new career!

You will provide direct support to the Screwfix business as a member of the Legal & Compliance Team, with a focus on the estate portfolio.

Key responsibilities

  • Be a central point of co-ordination for the business’ property lawyers, collating central trackers for the New Store Opening Programme and supporting delivery by the Legal team.
  • Manage and maintain property databases and be responsible for recording property completion matters.
  • Review scoping notes and lease documentation to determine licence requirements.
  • Review and negotiate simple licence agreements, working closely with the property team.
  • Review and amend various legal documents, such as a licence to alter.
  • Liaise and instruct external lawyers and consultants to carry out tasks for Screwfix’s property estate.
  • Carry out ad hoc duties and correspondence, including prompt document reviews and advice to the business.

Required skills

  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills.
  • Experienced and proficient in MS packages, especially Excel & Word.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, to present work in a clear and simple form.
  • Ability to interpret complex information and present in a user-friendly format.
  • Ability to work independently with the ability to prioritise and meet strict deadlines.
  • Full training on property aspects of the role will be provided.

Benefits

  • 28 days’ holiday, increasing with each years’ service
  • Award winning pension scheme – up to 14% Kingfisher contribution
  • 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q
  • Discounted healthcare and life cover
  • Loyalty recognition & company share save scheme
  • Currently working flexibly from home
  • In-house training and development

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If you require any additional support or adjustments to help you make an application, please contact us at careers@screwfix.com

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Job Overview
  • Salary
    £Competitive
  • Job Category
    Legal
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