JUNIOR LEGAL ADVISOR
In order to support a growing client list, Radiant Law, winner of a Financial Times Legal Industry Pioneer award, is looking for a Junior Legal Advisor to support our commercial contracts team based in Cape Town.
The role includes (but is not limited to):
being the first point of call for receiving and allocating work instructions from clients;
managing workflows and account data, metrics and administration;
document automation support;
drafting, reviewing and improving a wide range of contracts;
delivering work to clients within agreed timescales;
carrying out conflict checks;
capturing knowledge in playbooks and other areas of reference and
identifying and supporting opportunities for continuous improvement.
Articles are not necessary (we can support you with achieving this after a probationary period), but the ideal candidate will:
have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to build lasting relationships with clients;
demonstrate initiative and an innovative mindset;
be comfortable working autonomously as well as in a strong team environment;
have the ability to review, assess and draft contracts;
be comfortable meeting tight deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced, changeable environment;
be diligent with a strong attention to detail;
be hardworking and enthusiastic, with a “can do” attitude;
have intermediate Microsoft Office skills and
demonstrate leadership skills even at the most junior level.
In return we can offer you an exciting and flexible working environment where you’ll be given the opportunity to learn the business of contract law, get to grips with leading edge legal technology and be part of a groundbreaking ‘new law’ team.
Radiant Law is fully committed to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and anti-discrimination. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons, regardless of race, age, gender, disability, religious belief or sexual orientation.
Please note: If you have applied for a junior role at Radiant Law within the last six months we have your details and you do not need to resend an application.