• Contracts Paralegal

    ID
    2018-3136
    Pos. Category
    Legal
    Location : City
    Salt Lake City
    Location : State/Province
    UT
    Created Date
    11/7/2018
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Progrexion and its affiliated companies, Lexington Law and CreditRepair.com, comprise the nation’s largest consumer advocacy network and employ over 1,500 people at locations throughout the Wasatch Front and in Idaho. Progrexion offers a full range of services with an emphasis in on-line and direct response marketing. Our creativity and drive stem from our relaxed office vibe and our amazing team of over-achieving, wicked-talented experts (Facebook.com/Progrexion).  If you have the creativity and drive to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, have excellent attention to detail and problem solving skills, and want to work in a strong team environment; it may be time to think about Progrexion.


    We are passionate about improving, monitoring and protecting our clients' credit reports. We level the financial playing field for our clients through credit report repair so they can realize their financial dreams. As reported in USA Today, an independent research group found that 79% of all credit files in America contain some errors. The credit bureaus track approximately 250 million credit files and process over 4.5 billion updates annually. If 79% of those reports with errors means that over 185 million Americans are in need of our service! That's opportunity!

     

    We are searching for a skilled Contracts Paralegal to support our Legal team with all Company contracts. The successful candidate will work directly with and under the supervision of attorney(s) to assist with a range of legal support functions including, but not limited to: review, negotiate, and draft contractual language in compliance with Company policies and procedures; route contracts and documents through Company established processes, and enter key contract terms into the Company contract management system.

    Responsibilities

    • Act as the primary contact for all Company contracts
    • Communicate with key internal clients; advise on factual elements of contracts
    • Under attorney supervision, serve as advisor in assessing contract terms and providing issue resolution
    • Under attorney supervision, provide research and guidance to internal business area owners
    • Support attorneys and Compliance personnel in tracking new laws, regulations and industry developments, and assist in communicating developments and new procedures to business personnel
    • Under attorney supervision, negotiate contractual terms with counterparties
    • Under attorney supervision, draft language impacting the Company’s legal rights and obligations
    • Keep contracts database and spreadsheet current
    • Track expiring contracts and, under attorney supervision, draft proposed notices as needed
    • Administrative support for the Legal and Compliance teams as needed

    This job description is not intended to describe in detail, the multitude of tasks that may be assigned, but rather to give the candidate a general sense of the responsibilities and expectations of this position.  As the nature of the business demands change, so to, may the essential duties of this position.

    Qualifications

    • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a certified paralegal (current certification required, previous contracts experience highly preferred)
    • Strong analytical, organizational, written and verbal skills
    • Thorough knowledge of contract terms and review process
    • Strong computer skills, including a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe (advanced proficiency preferred)
    • Ability to work with and without direct supervision in a fast-paced environment and coordinate multiple projects and deadlines

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