Paralegal

Sherwin-Williams
Job Overview
Location:
  • Bolton, United Kingdom | Sheffield, United Kingdom
Summary:
  • Responsible for providing legal and administrative support to in-house counsel
  • Legal support includes, without limitation, tasks and responsibilities generally performed by paralegals in law firms and corporate legal departments
Responsibilities:
  • Management of corporate books and records
    • Subsidiary Management Matters
      • Prepare and file documents to establish new corporate and legal entities
      • Prepare shareholder and directors minutes and resolutions, along with maintaining corporate record books
      • Prepare necessary intercompany services and other agreements
      • Prepare and file governmental annual report requirements
      • Prepare and file dissolution, withdrawal and merger documents as required
    • Corporate Governance
      • Monitor and review government rules and regulations
      • Prepare and file documents necessary to comply with governmental regulators for the conduct of various business activities
      • Prepare officers and directors certificates
  • Support of commercial function
    • Under supervision of various lawyers, perform basic review of commercial documents and agreements
    • Prepare basic commercial agreements from templates, such as NDAs, supply agreements, distribution agreements
    • Complete sales support documentation such as customer certifications and "know your customer/supplier" forms, and similar documents
    • Assist with simple questions concerning public bid offerings and contracts
  • Administrative support
    • Administrative support may include, without limitation, the oversight and use of electronic matter management, docketing, billing and budgeting systems, the processing of new matters and the preparation of various reports and analyses
    • The position requires familiarity and expertise in the applicable areas of law practiced by the incumbent
Requirements:
  • GCSE and A levels of equivalent, some legal studies
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is strongly preferred
  • Proven paralegal experience is required, including experience with corporate/company secretarial documents
Job Detail
  • ExperienceProven paralegal experience is required, including experience with corporate/company secretarial documents
  • QualificationsGCSE and A levels of equivalent, some legal studies
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