AlphaSights is the global leader in knowledge on-demand. We connect investors and business leaders with the knowledge they need to succeed. Working from nine cities globally, our 1500+ colleagues provide round-the-clock coverage to the world's top investment funds, consultancies, and businesses. AlphaSights was founded in 2008, and is a fast growing founder-led company. Learn more about us at alphasights.com.
We are looking for a results-oriented Paralegal to join our team in London. The Legal team is a dynamic, external and internal-facing function which supports all aspects of the business across all offices, from Tokyo to San Francisco. You will have a broad range of work, ranging from:
Assisting with client requests, including executing markups with exposure to contractual drafting;
Developing and maintaining a legal file document system and assisting with migrating our documents to related technology platforms;
Establishing and implementing online learning materials on digital platforms for the benefit of global users;
Day-to-day tasks ranging from monitoring and maintaining playbooks, trackers and agendas to document processing tasks; and
Potential to assist with legal research, internal policy drafting and training materials.
All of the above is being done at a global scale with multi-jurisdictional challenges in a fast-paced company.As a Paralegal, you will grow and develop in a high-growth commercial environment. We will provide you with autonomy and independence in your day-to-day work and give you the opportunity to be a self-starter. This is an ideal role for someone who’s keen to gain legal experience while having direct access and exposure to the commercial and organisational workings of a dynamic, innovative global business. We are looking for a person who wants to join our high-performance team, have real impact and be part of AlphaSights’ growth story.
What we look for
Self-confidence– ability to thrive in a dynamic environment
An execution-focused mindset– inner drive to push forwards with tasks and ensure timely and satisfactory delivery
Agility – ability to execute on numerous workstreams within the same timeframe
Emotional intelligence and exceptional team playing skills– ability to build relationships within the Legal team and work effectively with other stakeholders
What you’ll need
BA/BS/LLB from a top university minimum (ideally you will have also completed the GDL or LPC)
Previous experience working as a paralegal is desirable (or, other experience working in a law firm or in-house or equivalent in your jurisdiction)
Fluency in English (foreign language skills are also a plus)
Perks: Complimentary breakfast & snacks, corporate gym rates, iPhone and MacBook Pro for work
AlphaSights is an equal opportunity employer.
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