Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

About ITM


We’re a team of independent data consultants. We help the pensions and insurance industry get full value from their data so that they can save money, reduce risk and give their customers a better experience. We use our technology to transform data. We help guide data strategies, and provide software to help our clients keep getting more from their data so that, rather than holding them back, their data drives them forward.


About the role


This is an opportunity to work in a small team as the sole in house legal resource. You would provide legal support across the business acting as the gatekeeper for all commercial contracts. This would involve communicating directly with directors and client managers on legal issues.


What you can expect


The main duties of the role would be as follows:

Act as a gatekeeper for all commercial contracts (including data protection agreements) at ITM. This would include:

Responsible for ITM template contracts ensuring these remain up-to-date and advising on any changes to reflect developments such as Brexit;

Providing assistance to staff completing the template contracts;

Reviewing any amendments that clients and suppliers may request including subsequent phone calls/meetings to negotiate contracts where required;

Review of all contracts where our standard templates haven’t been used and instead the contracts have been drafted by other parties and advisers;

Advise on queries on GDPR/data protection legislation

Periodic involvement in acquisitions assisting with due diligence on commercial contracts

Managing relationship with external lawyers, referring issues to them when appropriate to do so

Carrying out internal training sessions on legal matters that are relevant to the business.

Requirements


Paralegal with a minimum of 1 year of commercial contract experience

Knowledge of GDPR/data protection legislation

Ability to work independently

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Benefits


Our promise to you


Apart from a competitive salary and benefits package, we promise to provide you with plenty of opportunities to develop your career within your field.


We are a fast-growing business with exciting plans in place for the next few years and beyond so if you want to join us on our journey then please get in touch.