The University is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant who can demonstrate high legal and administrative competencies, to join its Legal Office. The Legal Office provides legal advice and support across the University.
The successful applicant must have an honours degree in law and previous experience of working in a legal environment as a legal assistant or paralegal, as well as an understanding of the Higher Education sector. The successful applicant will be expected to support the Head of Legal Services by:
– providing administrative and research assistance;- assisting with the drafting and preparation of legal and other documentation such as contracts, policies and procedures and committee papers, across a range of legal and compliance areas, and – assisting with ad hoc legal and compliance projects.
This is an exciting time for the University; our new £35m state-of-the art library has just opened and we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe.
The University of Roehampton offers a vibrant and welcoming community where our students thrive, whatever their background. Our students graduate with a passion for knowledge and the qualities they need to succeed: confidence, adaptability and the capacity to work with people from all walks of life. We are ranked best modern university in London (Complete University Guide 2018).
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south- west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching and working.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.
It is expected that interviews will be held on: 29 April 2019
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.
- Offerd Salary£45.000 - £50.000 per year
- Career LevelOthers
- Experience3 Years
- QualificationDoctorate Degree