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Paralegal
CompanyCDC dbd North Wind Group
LocationKnoxville, TN
Job TypeFull Time
Date10/30/2018
  
Job Responsibilities

General Function

Provide senior-level paralegal services to in-house Legal Department. Please include a cover letter, describing any corporate paralegal experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Draft corporate charter documents and corporate governance documents including but not limited to articles of organization, operating agreements, minutes and resolutions
  • Maintain corporate governance documents in HCue system.
  • Coordinate Legal Department record management system.
  • Assist with managing litigation matters and insured/uninsured claims management processes including the reporting and handling, as well as the development and management of industry standard metrics.
  • Assist General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer with managing compliance activities, drafting and reviewing Nondisclosure Agreements, Teaming Agreements and other legal documents and manage database thereof.
  • Assist in the corporate licensing program including business licenses and occupational licenses in multiple states and compliance with the Small Business Administration program.
  • Assist with due diligence conducted in connection merger and acquisition activity.
  • Manage requests for information from various government agencies and other internal support departments.
  • Assist in the preparation of expense reports for the Legal Department.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities

  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience as a corporate paralegal is preferred.
  • Ability to work in multiple areas of law, including unfamiliar ones, and deal with uncertainty on a daily basis in fast paced, collegial in-house Legal Department.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in a formal legal setting as well as in internal communications with business and legal professionals.
  • Ability to handle highly confidential information discreetly and professionally.
  • Task-oriented with excellent sense of prioritization, highly organized with the ability to manage multiple tasks and to work under pressure.
  • Ability to work individually as well as in a team.
  • Ability to research regulatory law and apply regulatory law to factual situations.
  • Understanding of government contracting a plus.
  • Experience drafting correspondence and legal documents.
  • Ability to continuously track and monitor various reporting requirements and other company information.
  • Proficient in various standard PC-based software packages, including Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint and other legal software applications (such as Lexis Nexis, PACER).
  • Experience with DoE and DoD government contracting matters and Small Business Administration 8(a) Business Development Program is a significant plus.
Qualifications

Qualifications

Education: Paralegal certification and/or Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred.  Seven (7) years of relevant work experience may be substituted for the certification or degree.

Experience: Possess at least five (5) years of paralegal work experience.

 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8714 or e-mail hr@northwindgrp.com for assistance.

 

North Wind Resource Consulting is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.