Job Description

Position Summary
2 year Fixed Term Contract

You will be responsible for supporting the UK Legal and Compliance Team in its day to day operations. This is a general commercial paralegal role covering Samsung UK’s sales and marketing business. The role is mainly non-contentious, although there may be some contentious work.

The role is broad in nature and involves tasks such as report generation, research, document management, reviewing and amending legal documents (with supervision) and supporting each member of the legal team.
Role and Responsibilities
What will be your key deliverables?
A paralegal will be encouraged to (with adequate supervision where required):
  • Prepare reports for various divisions on recent legal updates.
  • Participate in weekly legal updates for the legal team.
  • Prepare and present training to the legal team on key legal and sector updates.
  • Take responsibility for maintaining the Samsung legal precedents and consider any changes to be made to reflect new legislation and case law.
  • Draft and negotiate various service agreements and documents, contribute to conference calls and attend face to face meetings throughout the business.
Paralegal: General Commercial
  • Providing legal, business and commercial support and counsel across the business' various product divisions, particularly internet, mobile, consumer electronics and business to business sales.
  • Involvement in large scale contractual negotiations with national/international partners and companies.
  • Drafting and reviewing agreements including:
    • terms and conditions;
    • commercial terms;
    • novation agreements;
    • service agreements;
    • channel partner promotions;
    • data protection agreements/ data sharing agreements;
    • space agreements; and
    • intercompany agreements.
  • Legal and technology sector research and analysis
  • Supporting the SEUK legal team in commercial matters and project work as necessary
  • Providing support in general compliance matters and on competition law queries from the business
Skills and Qualifications
What do we need for this role?
  • A self-starter with a proactive approach to work
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Confidence in navigating the business and systems
  • Ability to multi-task and work quickly
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • An interest in technology and business
What does success look like?
To be successful in this role you ideally have
  • Excel and analytical skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong teamwork
  • Get stuff done attitude
Benefits of working here at Samsung:
  • Hybrid working (3 days office & 2 days at home)
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Selected training & development courses (alongside graduate cohort
  • Income Protection
  • Enhanced Company Pension contribution
  • 3 x volunteering days each year
  • Flexible Benefits - £55 per month contribution - this includes travel insurance, gym membership, payroll giving, season ticket loan facility, taste card, dental insurance
  • Holiday - 25 days per annum plus bank holidays
  • Access to staff sales discounts on a wide range of Samsung products
  • Access to Samsung Reward Plus discount shopping
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our Company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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