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Paralegal - Temp Assignment

    • Job Tracking ID: 2020.7.9.71
    • Job Location: Islandia, NY
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Temporary
    • Date Updated: July 09, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals
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Job Description:

  • Under attorney supervision, draft, review and negotiate contracts including nondisclosure agreements, vendor contracts, purchase order terms and conditions (including FAR/DFAR), corporate formalities, and any documents requiring Festo signature for compliance with Festo’s standard terms, policies and procedures.
  • Summarize vendor agreements and customer contracts in order to elevate concerns to General Counsel.
  • Draft new contract templates and legal documents as directed by General Counsel.
  • Collect and maintain agreement databases and prepare reports or charts utilizing appropriate software for General Counsel.
  • Assist with ethics and compliance programs (including import and export and data privacy compliance)
  • Anticipate support needs of attorneys across a variety of corporate legal matters
  • Manage various legal department projects and initiatives
  • Other tasks and responsibilities may be assigned as required.

Experience and Skills:

  • 2-4-year college degree specializing in paralegal studies.
  • Minimum 5 years of contract administration experience including strong review, drafting and negotiation skills. Experience with computers and software packages.
  • Computer Literate (Microsoft Suite: including Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster