Corporate Governance Paralegal
at LawStaff Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

Job Description


Job Description

Our client is seeking a Corporate Governance paralegal to work with the team dedicated to corporate governance matters. The paralegal will work closely with all members of the team. They will also work with external counsel, various areas within Legal, the firm’s Executive Office and the Internal Audit and Compliance Departments.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting in the preparation for meetings of the Board and its Committees, particularly the Risk Committee, Audit Committee and Compensation Committee
  • Drafting, reviewing and proofreading documents and handling other document distributions
  • Assisting with preparation and review of certain NYSE and SEC filings, including Section 16 filings
  • Organizing and archiving corporate records and Board/committee materials
  • Responding to regulatory-related requests and reviewing certain documents for compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Assisting with management of global database, including coordinating with users and ensuring consistency
  • Researching corporate governance issues

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly motivated, self-starter who takes initiative
  • Ability to perform successfully and efficiently in fast-paced environment
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills - ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks
  • Highly skilled with respect to Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Strong research skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills/team player

Job Snapshot

About Us

The LawStaff Group is a full-service legal recruiting firm specializing in the placement of Top Tier Legal professionals on a temporary, temp-to-hire and a direct-hire basis. We use a consultative approach to provide our clients with customized staffing solutions.

We specialize in the placement of:

Attorneys
Litigation Support
Legal Administrators
Legal Office Services
Legal Secretaries
Paralegals
Legal Nurse Consultants
Legal IT

The LawStaff Group partners with organizations ranging from Legal Firms to FORTUNE 500 companies. We add value to the hiring process by leveraging technology and networking with our strong referral base to provide our clients with the most qualified candidates currently on the market.

Most of the candidates we place are referred to us, enabling us to provide our clients with highly-qualified candidates that are selectively looking for an improved professional opportunity.