Temporary Legal Administrator / Paralegal –

Temporary Legal Administrator / Paralegal

Our client is a multi-national company in the automotive industry seeking the assistance of an experienced legal administrator or paralegal for a 6 month assignment.


  • Paralegal qualification or LLB degree;
  • 3-5 years working experience working in a commercial law firm or in–house commercial legal department in a large corporate / multi national;
  • Must have strong legal drafting skills and proven drafting experience;
  • Must have proven legal research skills and the ability to understand and apply the law;
  • A professional individual that delivers timorously and according to mandate;
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision;
  • Proactive team player with a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence;
  • Excellent inter-personal skills; and
  • Discreet and observes strict confidentiality.

This is a dual legal and administrative support role which requires a working knowledge of commercial law and excellent administrative abilities.

Main functions:

  • Drafting agreements and other legal documentation such as court pleadings, charge sheets, affidavits, letters

of demands, tender proposals;

  • Conducting legal research to find applicable legislation, cases, precedents and legal opinions on matters;
  • Analysis of the necessary information and drafting a summary, opinion, report or recommendation based on the information available;
  • Assist in preparing cases for trial, gathering facts and analyse the legal position;
  • Required to take testimonies, interview witnesses and help prepare witnesses for court cases;
  • Administration of intellectual property matters;
  • Providing administrative support.

If you think you have the right skills for this challenging position, submit your CV now!