Paralegal

Job ID

PERM001295ML

Department

Legal

Details

 

Paralegal

Permanent

Reading

 

We are looking for a Paralegal to the high energy in-house legal team who provides commercially focused and efficient legal solutions together with risk management support across all areas of the business from property to procurement. 

Working in our state-of-the-art offices, flexibleworking with collaborative digital systems, are just a few of the perks we offer to our employees, on top of a competitive salary and interesting work.

The role

 

  • Supporting the legal team on all aspects of the ongoing management of the MBNL Network to include legal and administrative support to the legal and property teams
  • Delivering excellent legal solutions on target and to budget ensuring external legal spend is effective and efficient
  • Managing external lawyers appointed by MBNL to include approving documentation and ensuring that the external lawyers deliver
  • Drafting letters seeking to enforce rights and secure consent
  • Supporting and facilitating project activities/deliverables on all sites
  • Managing legal disputes/issues including a high volume of possession proceedings with Site Providers and other third parties
  • Advising the property teams and agents on queries and analysing the legal rights and providing strategic commercially focused advice
  • Advising the business on general litigation/property/telecoms issues and general estate management queries and specifically taking responsibility for managing the Legal inbox and triaging and allocating all new instructions
  • Processing and monitoring all new NTQs incoming
  • Working closely with the property teams to support their business requirements and working as a team with any other administrator, legal intern or paralegal and taking the lead in that relationship

What we're looking for:

 

  • A law graduate
  • Excellent word processing skills including Microsoft excel / outlook / PowerPoint and word
  • Ability to handle large workloads and to adapt and learn new skills

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Organised and efficient

  • Experience of working in any of the following areas:

    (a) Telecommunications;

    (b) Commercial or Real Estate Litigation;

    (c) in house legal team and/or Real Estate


If this sounds like a role you can take hold of, and want to work in an Agile, dynamic yet challenging environment in the heart of Reading, we would love to hear from you!

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