Contracts Paralegal

Employer
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Location
Hagerstown, MD
Posted
Jun 04, 2018
Closes
Jun 18, 2018
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.A Major, Lindsey & Africa Solutions Practice Group client is seeking an interim Contracts Paralegal to join its team. This is a temporary-to-permanent position with a great entity located in Hagerstown, MD. Responsibilities: Performs intake of incoming requests submitted to the Legal Department. Responsible for maintaining and managing an intake log and repository for all entity contracts. Reviews, analyzes, and drafts contracts in accordance with terms and conditions approved by the Legal Department. Provide support for the attorneys and consultants in preparing, revising and finalizing legal and written documents. Accurately review, proofread and assist with any materials, including documents, reports, memos, agendas, minutes, presentations, forms and other items ensuring accuracy and completeness. Manage communications and correspondence (phone, voicemail, email, mail) responding when needed. Assists in due diligence activities and performs legal research under attorney oversight.Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution. Minimum of five (5) years professional experience as a paralegal, which includes contract preparation/drafting and contract management/coordination. Experience with the operation of computerized contract repository systems is preferred. Advanced writing skills to draft contracts and prepare correspondence. Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should apply as directed. (See Job Description)