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Paralegal

Sandy Springs, GA, USA Req #101
Wednesday, March 30, 2022
We are charting the course for the next-generation chemical company. We may be a new company, but our roots are more than a century old, dating back to the creation of Bakelite. We saw then what we see now: The boundless possibilities of science and curiosity. Our innovations include Bakelite, Durite, Cellobond and Resonance. From trains to planes to everyday household items, we are improving thousands of products around the world today. Like the lightweight plastic, Bakelite is strong, durable, and its potential allows for its future to be molded into infinite shapes - and we're looking for talented and passionate people to help us create that future and the products that will change the world tomorrow.

Position Summary

Located in Atlanta, GA, the Paralegal position provides professional and technical support to the Legal Team for all legal matters of the company. This position works closely with the Legal Team on a wide range of transactional and corporate focused paralegal projects.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage corporate housekeeping for all legal entities in the United States;
  • Draft and review corporate documents (Resolutions, Powers of Attorney);
  • Prepare filings, corporate documents, and coordinate execution thereof and keep corporate database updated;
  • May undertake basic legal work independently (drafting / reviewing basic contracts and other commercial documents);
  • Coordinate and monitor outside counsel requests and applicable deadlines;
  • Take ownership of internal corporate processes and procedures; 
  • Has a thorough understanding of all aspects of the legal department's tasks and its position in an international organization

Education and Qualifications

  • Legal education;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as paralegal or similar job;
  • Demonstrable basic knowledge of corporate and commercial law;
  • Notary preferred;
  • Computer skills: MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel);
  • Proactive attitude;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented;
  • Demonstrated experience working both independently and in a team setting, and having the ability to work across functions and departments;
  • Creative problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent organization skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities, and deliver within the established time frames;
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, minority status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any characteristic protected by law. 

In order to be considered for this position candidates are required to submit an application for employment through our career site, be at least 18 years or age, willing to take a drug test, submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process, as well as additional periodic background checks as required by the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) or regulations adopted by the Department of Homeland Security or other regulatory agencies. Candidates are required to have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States. This company participates in E-Verify.  For additional details, click HERE.

If currently an employee of the Company, you must have satisfactory work performance. Disclaimer: We are not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to an employee about this position. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee of the Company via email, the Internet or in any other form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of the Company; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by the Company as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.

Other details

  • Min Hiring Rate $58,000.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $96,600.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Sandy Springs, GA, USA