Accelerate biotechnology


We are looking for an enthusiastic Paralegal to join our growing legal team. You will be responsible for supporting the lawyers in our team both carrying out administrative legal tasks and also simple legal projects. This position reports to the General Counsel and is based in our Headquarters in Leiden, The Netherlands.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Filing and managing our agreements in the contract management database;
  • Preparing legal documentation for communication with clients;
  • Supporting business development with documentation and information from the legal department;
  • Performing legal and documentary research and preparing legal analysis of issues arising in the business

You are enthusiastic and comfortable in a dynamic environment and enjoy the challenge of bringing order to a fast-paced business. You do not need to have experience in a paralegal position but you do need to have a thorough knowledge of legal research techniques and terminology and be strong in planning and organizing. You are an excellent communicator with exceptional analytical skills and attention to detail. It is essential that you are fluent in both Dutch and English.

This position is initially for 2 days per week, with potential for extension to 3 days per week. Flexible working can be discussed.

You can send your application to Mrs. Ingrid van Aarle, HR Manager, e-mail


Application by agency or recruiters is not appreciated and will be rejected.