NALP's Paralegal qualifications and training are highly regarded and valued within the legal sector. Many employers look to NALP Training for it's dedicated Paralegal Qualifications, accredited by Ofqual, ensuring the highest standard of training for Paralegals in the UK. 

Shell are hiring a Paralegal to join their team in Aberdeen, they are looking for indiviuals with NALP Qualifications. This is an excellent job opportunity for a NALP Level 7 Postgraduate with their Diploma in Paralegal Practice.

 "It’s an ideal step forward into a busy Oil & Gas law environment for someone with a degree/diploma in legal studies or an equivalent paralegal qualification such as NALP Paralegal practice award."

If you have a paralegal qualification and you’re keen to grow and learn, this diverse role is an ideal chance to establish yourself in a busy, Oil & Gas legal team.

Where you fit in

You’ll join Shell UK’s Upstream legal team, based in Aberdeen. Headed by our Managing Counsel Upstream UK. The team covers a wide variety of work including joint venture, project development, regulatory, M&A, gas sales/transportation and exploration.

What’s the role?

As a paralegal, you’ll be supporting a legal team of 8 lawyers on a refreshing variety of work. A key focus will be handling third party licence transfers, reviewing correspondence and Novation and Execution Deed documents and liaising internally, with co-venturers and with LOGIC Oil & Gas UK. The role will also include legal research, managing legal records, updating agreement bibles and liaising with external claim handlers.

The successful candidate will have strong personal drive and the ability to maintain resilience when managing a varied workload sometimes under pressure. He/she will be confident and credible with an aptitude for rapidly building and maintaining trust and the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team to provide robust and comprehensive advice to stakeholders. Beyond that, there’s scope to contribute to improving processes and shaping the way we work for the better. All in all, it’s a rewarding, highly visible role.

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