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Senior Paralegal

Cox Enterprises


Location:
Atlanta, GA
Date:
06/26/2017
2017-06-262017-07-25
Job Code:
179914
Cox Enterprises
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Job Details

Company Cox Enterprises
Title: Senior Paralegal
JobID: 179914
Category: Legal and Government Affairs
Industry: Cox Enterprises
Job Type: Full-time

Description

The Governance & Compliance Team in the CEI Legal Department is seeking a highly motivated and experienced senior paralegal to provide advanced paralegal support to attorneys and business professionals on a broad range of domestic and international legal matters, including corporate governance, treasury, transactional, licensing and potential corporate projects.  We are looking for a professional, dedicated team player who can work effectively under attorney supervision in a fast-paced corporate legal department.  This role will involve regular interaction with clients as well as internal and outside counsel.
Job responsibilities
The Senior Paralegal is responsible for performing assignments that are important to the success and needs of the legal department and the clients we serve.  Substantial responsibility to perform the standard work of the function, plus more complex aspects of the function.  Must be able to use considerable judgment, advanced skills and initiative to independently resolve complex problems as they arise and to modify processes to resolve situations.  Must demonstrate a strong understanding of both legal and business strategies and understand the impact of the work on the department and/or clients and make recommendations for solutions.
  • Provide efficient and comprehensive legal and administrative support on all international governance matters.
  • Manage the corporate housekeeping of all international entities, including assisting with the formation of new entities, granting signing authority, changes to the board and registered address changes.
  • Work with attorneys in preparing corporate legal documentation as needed, including but not limited to, intercompany agreements, board resolutions, apostilles and powers of attorney.
  • Partner in the preparation of documents necessary to comply with federal, state and local regulations in the conduct of business activities.
  • Coordinate and communicate with cross functional teams and key contacts around the globe, including internal and outside counsel.

Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience in area of responsibility
  • Paralegal certificate from ABA approved program preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter who can handle multiple projects with competing priorities
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to navigate complex organizations and develop and maintain strong working relationships with diverse group of clients and business partners
  • Notary certification a plus
  • Prior corporate paralegal experience in legal department of large company or law firm preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of products, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


About Cox Enterprises

 

Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues exceeding $20 billion and approximately 60,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, home security and automation, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions); and Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms).

 

The company's major national brands include Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book and Manheim. Through Cox Automotive, the company's international operations stretch across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. To learn more about Cox's commitment to people, sustainability and our communities, please visit CoxCSRReport.com



Organization: Cox Enterprises

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing
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