Sr Legal Svs Spclst - Multiple Locations

Employer
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Milford, DE
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Bring us your experience, your head for strategy, your strength with relationships and your eye for opportunity. In return we offer an unmatched place to grow and develop your career among a richly diverse group of businesses driven by the power and stability of a leading health care organization. Come help us heal and strengthen the health care system as you do your life's best work.(sm) The Senior Legal Services Specialist is responsible for drafting, reviewing, negotiating, and finalizing customer & vendor contracts. This role will have a high level of interaction with external customers, vendors and internal clients to provide updates and answer questions around contracts and legal issues. Primary Responsibilities: Continuous process improvement of contract templates Researching legal issues Developing a tracking mechanism for contract agreements Looking for someone to assist with managing a contracts database, performing legal research, has regulatory and privacy background and can assist with special projects Positions in this function provide assistance and support to the legal staff by gathering information, researching the law, and preparing opinions and legal documents Researches statutes, regulations, and court decisions and prepares summaries of finding for attorneys Drafts generic, state-specific and / or client specific contracts Submit, track, monitor and successfully conclude state and federal filings submitted to obtain licenses and certifications. Paralegal certificate preferred but not required Generally work is self-directed and not prescribed Works with less structured, more complex issues Serves as a resource to otherRequired Qualifications: Undergraduate degree 5+ years of contract review, negotiation & drafting experience Strong verbal & written communication skills Intermediate level of proficiency in Word, Excel & PowerPoint Strong customer service skills Preferred Qualifications: Compliance & Privacy Experience Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Keywords: legal, litigation, paralegal, compliance and privacy, contracts, drafting