Paralegal

Location
Marietta, Pennsylvania
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 21, 2018
Closes
Apr 06, 2018
Ref
Insurance Contract Management & Commercial Matters
Job Type
Full Time

Description

We are seeking a Paralegal to provide support to the Corporate Legal Department, in the following areas:

  • Contract drafting and review
  • Contract Database and file maintenance
  • Contract Searches and filings
  • Research and special projects
  • Transactional matters

The Paralegal position will also provide transaction support along with case assignment intake/tracking management.

Position Requirements

  • Support processing of draft contracts with vendors and service providers for Donegal Insurance Group insurance operations and Union Community Bank's operations
  • Intake, log-in, track, and archive all contracts referred to Corporate Legal Department for review
  • With Counsel's assistance/oversight, prepare red-lined versions of the agreement reflecting edits for vendor's review and acceptance.
  • Research contract-related issues and prepare suggested solutions to contract drafting and negotiation issues.
  • Set, maintain and track ticklers for contract expiration and renewals.
  • Monitor and report on retention of Corporate Legal Department records.
  • Monitor and update Image Right contract retention systems.
  • Maintain Corporate Legal Department contract files
  • Prepare reports of Corporate Legal Department matters as requested by Counsel.
  • Provide transaction support and conduct legal and factual research and due diligence as assigned by Counsel.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Driven and self-motivated with a strong desire for learning
  • Strong organizational skills with a strong sense of priority, urgency and commitment to deadlines
  • Exceptional writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize multiple projects
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to learn and become proficient in use of internal electronic file databases, including but not limited to ImageRight and Claim Center systems

Education

  • Paralegal degree or certification required
  • Associates degree required; Bachelor degree preferred

 

We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, including: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, 401k Plan, Paid Time Off/Sick Days, Incentive Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan and Continuing Education Assistance.