Date: 18-May-2022

Location: Uxbridge, Greater London, GB

Company: Hasbro

Hasbro European Services provides various services to Hasbro business units in Europe and the Middle East and Africa.

At Wizards of the Coast, we connect people around the world through play and imagination. From our genre defining games like Magic: The Gathering® and Dungeons & Dragons® to our growing multiverse, we continue to innovate and build new ways to foster friendship and connection. That’s where you come in!

We are looking for a motivated Paralegal to join a small Legal team. As a paralegal at Wizards, you will support the European Wizards attorney and business professionals. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills and the ability to understand and effectively deal with a variety of legal issues related to the development, marketing and advertising of Wizards games; specifically content development, marketing and advertising issues. This position works closely with and communicates regularly with internal business partners and outside parties. Good interpersonal and organizational skills, attention to detail, proactive and entrepreneurial attitude, enthusiasm, and fun for the game are essential.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide legal support for Wizards marketing, sales, and social media teams.
  • Work on a broad range of legal-related matters including contract interpretation, advertising, promotions, social media, privacy, and regulatory compliance.
  • Daft a variety of contracts including promotion agreements and agency agreements
  • Ensuring execution formalities are complied with.
  • Review and advise on all manner of advertising and marketing materials.
  • Supporting attorney with training, including helping put together training materials, tracking attendance, etc.
  • Where new vendors or existing vendors change terms, helping to keep track of this.
  • Supporting attorney with implementation of contract management system.

What you'll bring:

  • 2+ years relevant experience in law firm and/or in-house law department
  • Legal or higher Paralegal qualification required
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills.
  • Fluent English speaker, able to use English as working-language. Additional main European language(s) (French, Italian, Spanish) preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and commitment to teamwork.
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with all levels of attorneys and business managers from different disciplines.
  • Flexibility and willingness to navigate areas of unfamiliarity.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize substantial and diverse workload and complete tasks within deadlines.
  • Experience with commercial agreements or advertising law preferred.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, balancing competing priorities among multiple stakeholders.
  • Entrepreneurial attitude and a sense of humor.

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for satisfactory performance in this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of the duties, responsibilities, or requirements of the position.

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. If you are selected to move forward in our application process and need to request an accommodation, please contact us to request accommodation.