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Paralegal EMEA & APAC

Location:Cork, Remote

Job Length:Contract

Date:21/12/2021

Firm:Otter Products, EMEA

Job Type:Full Time

Email Address:

Reference:211092

Practice Area:In-House/ Public Sector

Web Address:https://www.otterbox.ie/

Otter Products is currently recruiting for a Paralegal to join their EMEA & APAC legal team on a 12 month fixed-term contract. As the Paralegal, you will be responsible for the day-to-day tactical operations of Otter Products, EMEA and APAC corporate legal matters. This Otter must have excellent interpersonal, organisational, and follow-up skills with the ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously while maintaining a great attention to detail. Intrigued? Keep reading... The successful candidate will have a high level of integrity, as this position will be exposed to confidential and sensitive information. You will perform a variety of law-related tasks under the direction of the General Counsel EMEA & APAC including conducting legal research, production of legal documents, correspondence, briefing documents, reports and presentations, contracts, agreements and performing other related duties as required. Does this sound like you? If so, Otter Products may be a great place to grow your career!

About Otter Products

From their founder’s garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Their industry-leading brands, OtterBox and LifeProof help people do more and go more places with their technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, and Cork, Ireland. Otter Products mission is simple – They Grow to Give – which comes to life by way of their charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture – They Grow to Give is at the heart of everything they do. For more information visit www.otterproducts.com

Responsibilities

  • Provide legal administrative support to the General Counsel EMEA & APAC including production of documents, correspondence, briefing documents, reports and presentations, contracts, agreements as required;
  • Maintain document and contracts management system (Agiloft);
  • Provide administrative assistance to the Company Secretary/General Counsel EMEA & APAC in matters of corporate governance, subsidiary management and IP infringements;
  • Assist in drafting various commercial agreements including NDAs;
  • Manage various regulatory compliance documents and assume responsibility for maintaining up to date filings and liaising with various international regulatory bodies under the direction of the General Counsel EMEA & APAC;
  • Assume responsibility for enforcement administration of Otter products European Sales Partner Programme. o Assist with investigations to identify Suppliers/Partners creating infringements;
  • Draft Cease and Desist Letters;
  • Liaising with third parties and negotiating solutions with relevant parties in a respectful, professional and commercial manner within the boundaries allowed by the selective distribution policy;
  • Educating/training various groups including third parties and internal teams regarding their obligations under selective distribution;
  • Carry out legal research as assigned;
  • Participate in projects as assigned;
  • Collaborate with various internal business owners and legal colleagues to develop process improvements and operational policies;
  • Other ad hoc duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Qualification as Legal Executive/Paralegal or degree in law or equivalent relevant experience;
  • Minimum three years’ experience as a Paralegal/Legal Executive in-house or in a commercial legal firm is required;
  • Previous Industry experience is highly desirable;
  • Flexibility and willingness to work on a broad variety of legal matters;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office® particularly Excel, Word (Advanced) and Outlook;
  • Ability to handle information with integrity and in a confidential, sensitive, and critical nature;
  • Superior attention to detail and organisational skills with an ability to prioritise and shift duties to meet critical project deadlines;
  • Strong customer focus and ability to interact and communicate clearly;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude and an ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative;
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts;
  • Proven problem-solving skills;
  • Fluent written and oral English. Another European is advantageous. 

If you wish to apply for this role please click at Paralegal EMEA & APAC

Otter Products is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer (EEO)

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