An AM Law 200 firm is interested in hiring a paralegal with a background contracts management and strong organizational skills for a 6-month project. Candidate will work closely with one of the senior paralegals onsite in Washington, DC. Remote candidates will not be considered. Requirements: 5+ years of experience in contracts management in the legal industry Experience working for an in-house tech company or for a large law firm is preferred Experience with contract drafting, negotiating, and review Bachelor's degree with a legal background or Juris Doctor Keen analytical skills to successfully troubleshoot and resolve issues Ability to develop positive working relationships with peer departments Strong legal, business process and problem-solving capabilities Prerequisites: Excellent writing skills with the ability to translate complex business and legal concepts into clear and compelling text. Excellent analytical, organizational, research and interpersonal communication skills with attention to detail. An ability to handle time-sensitive requests and to generate quality work product in a fast-paced environment. Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate contract requirements to peers and senior stakeholders Independence and integrity; able to meet deadlines, work efficiently, and manage oneself in a telecommuting/remote environment. A confident, professional manner that comes across effectively with the Firm's lawyers and staff. Please provide preferred rates upon applying.