Finance Paralegal

  • Job Reference: 1455
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Paralegal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are currently seeking an experienced paralegal to join a Maritime company on a permanent basis. The firm are particularly interested in candidates who match the following profiles:

Candidate profile No. 1:

  • Transactional Experience - assisting with the running and completion of financing transactions
  • English law legal degree or legal conversation course graduate
  • At least 2 years proven experience as a paralegal in a similar legal role, within the following areas: ship finance, Aviation, Rail, Real Estate, Asset Finance
  • Salary Range: £40 - 45k inclusive of overtime

Candidate Profile No. 2:

  • Transactional Experience - assisting with the running and completion of financing transactions
  • English law degree or legal conversion course graduate
  • At least 5 years proven experience as a paralegal in a similar legal role, within the following areas: ship finance, Aviation, Rail, Real estate, Asset Finance
  • Salary Range: £45 - 50k inclusive of overtime

Knowledge and Skills for both profiles:

  • Strong technical understanding of relevant legal concepts and practices under loan and security documentation and company and contract law as regards corporate authorities and registration of security
  • Sound understanding of corporate structures/corporate approvals processes
  • Excellent organisational, planning and administrative skills
  • Proven legal analytical skills together with the ability to support decisions with sound reasoning and judgement
  • Strong IT skills
  • Good command of both written and spoken English
  • Right to live and work in the UK

Whilst the firm are unable to offer a training contract, they are willing to consider candidates who are seeking training contracts within the next 1 - 2 years. They are hoping to have the successful candidate start ASAP, with interviews being conducted remotely in the coming weeks.

If you match the above profiles, please apply now for consideration.