Full Time Job

Contracts Specialist, Corporate Legal Affairs


New York, NY 04-12-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Role Purpose
The Contacts Specialist, Corporate Legal Affairs will be responsible for managing contracts, drafting and processing NDAs, reviewing and advising on amendments & ordering documents, conducting legal research on digital technology issues and providing general assistance to the group attorneys.

• Edit, review and draft legal documents including transactional agreements, non-disclosure agreements, amendments, consents, form letters, etc. under attorney supervision
• Draft executive summaries of agreements and deals coming out of the Technology Transactions legal group
• Perform legal research as it relates to Digital Products and Technology and other Corporate Transactions matters
• Manage contracts and other legal agreements for the Corporate Transactions legal group including the Digital Products and Technology legal group
• Organize and maintain documents electronic filing systems

Basic Qualifications
• Minimum 2+ years paralegal experience at law firm or comparable in-house position
• Bachelor's Degree and/or equivalent work experience required
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

Eligibility Requirements
• Must be willing to work from New York, New York
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics
• Strong work ethic with ability to multi-task successfully and meet multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment, with minimal supervision
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Knowledge of legal terminology
• Proven ability to exercise discretion and integrity
• Demonstrated initiative in achieving results and measuring performance
• Excellent organizational skill and attention to detail, including the ability to quickly and accurately file and keep records
• Ability to see matters through from conception to completion
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively as a team player
• Ability to work efficiently and effectively with a large volume of work
• Experience in new/digital media and technology a plus

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm55qx-3-227-0-150-42 in your application.