Legal Assistant / Paralegal

An opportunity is now available within a fast paced growing financial services provider based in South Wales. Our Retail team are looking for a driven individual who is passionate about achieving results to join us. Henry Howard Finance are Wales's largest independent funder that still feels like a family run business. Employees are at the heart of everything we do and we are looking to grow our family.
If you are interested in joining an enthusiastic team full of personality then we want to hear from you.

Henry Howard Finance Group is very proud to be accredited by Stonewall as an employer actively working to promote inclusion in the workplace. 

Mission

To assist Head of Legal in managing and advising on legal issues across all business lines, and  working with the business and Head of Legal to create appropriate control systems.   

 

Key responsibilities

=         Reviewing, drafting, negotiating commercial contracts

=         Drafting variations to our standard t’s and c’s

=         Co Sec obligations (e.g. drafting Minutes of Board Meetings and necessary filings)

=         Management of Legal Document Directory

=         Preparing “Value Adds” for the business and/or customers e.g. Legal Updates

=         Preparing and/or amending company template docs and policies

=         Providing responsive support to the business on legal queries

=         Liaising with external legal advisers

Skills/Qualifications

=         Legal experience preferable – either at degree level, LPC and/or working within a law firm or legal role 

=         Attention to Detail

=         Good drafting, communication and negotiating skills

=         Comfortable dealing with various stakeholders throughout the business