Hi, we got a new job opening for 689138 – Corporate Paralegal in Geosyntec Consultants
Company : Geosyntec Consultants
Location : Boca Raton, FL 33487
position : 689138 – Corporate Paralegal
Are you looking for an opportunity where you can contribute to a dynamic employee-owned firm, tackle challenging legal work, and collaborate with industry recognized professionals? Geosyntec is the place for you! We are seeking an experienced Corporate Paralegal to work from any of our offices throughout the U.S., to provide general support services to the legal department and the practice for specific offices or regions. Assignments will involve assisting with contract reviews, licensing renewals, subpoena responses and other corporate legal support services as assigned.
Our clients ask us to address their new ventures and most challenging problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Ranked by ENR in the top 20 design firms for the environment, Geosyntec is internationally known for its technical leadership, broad experience, and exceptional client service. Learn more by visiting www.geosyntec.com
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Is this the right position to help you achieve your professional goals? Some of the key responsibilities for the position include:
Review and negotiate professional service agreements consistent with the firm s Risk Management, policies, guidelines, and programs; agreements include client contracts, subcontracts, equipment leases, property leases, vendor and confidentiality agreements among others;
Manage and prepare applications and renewals of the company s professional licenses in various jurisdictions; work with project teams to ensure awareness of licensing requirements; maintain records of licensing renewals;
Respond to questions regarding insurance requirements; request certificates of insurance as needed; and maintain record of requests;
Assist others in the Legal Department to collect and review documents and respond to document requests served on the firm;
Assist and support the corporate operations of the company by helping the other corporate departments, such as the HR department, IT department and accounting;
Respond to questions from around the company on subjects managed by the legal department;
Assist the legal department with tasks as assigned by the General Counsel; and
Other related duties and responsibilities as may be assigned.
EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from university, community college or equivalent, and at least five (5) years of related paralegal, legal assistant or legal support services in a law firm or in-house legal department; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. (required)
Juris Doctor (preferred)
Experience reviewing and negotiating contracts with clients. (required)
Experience with professional service agreements. (preferred)
Experience working in the engineering and/or construction industry. (preferred)
Geosyntec strives to hire and retain the best and brightest people in their fields. We look for exceptional interpersonal skills, communication skills, and problem-solving abilities, plus the passion for excellence and quality.
Geosyntec is a great place to build a career. If you’re looking for an exciting place to work, a place with challenging and rewarding assignments, and a place that has been nationally recognized for its employees’ quality of life, technical expertise, and business success, then Geosyntec may be the place for you. You can learn more about careers and employment at Geosyntec by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/.
We are proud to offer our employees a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more by visiting http://www.geosyntec.com/careers/employee-benefits.