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Corporate Paralegal

General Counsel's Office

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Cru
Human Resources
100 Lake Hart Drive, Dept. 2800
Orlando, FL 32832

Pay Level: Negotiable

Cru has a long-standing history of being a pioneer in world Christian Missions. We are looking for the most talented individuals with a passion and burning desire to see the Gospel of Jesus Christ proclaimed to the nations.

SUMMARY

The Corporate Paralegal is required to approach his/her job with Cru in a manner that seeks, individually and with others, the guidance of the Holy Spirit through prayer.  He/she is also expected to approach his/her job in a way that reflects the teachings of the Lord with dignity and respect for those with whom he/she works and with an understanding that his/her words and deeds are a witness to the faith and mission of this organization.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Schedule assigned Board of Directors meetings (parent and subsidiaries); be responsible for the taking and preparation of board meeting minutes and other corporate governance documents; be responsible for preparation and distribution of agendas and supplemental materials for board meetings.
  • Ensure all required corporate record-keeping is current and securely maintained, including minute books, electronic database and other electronic files; be responsible for the filing of annual reports and other documents with appropriate state government agencies; work closely with other paralegals and assistants to accomplish filing of corporate/legal documents with appropriate government officials.
  • Prepare a variety of complex correspondence, agenda, memoranda, legal documents, reports and other materials including material of highly confidential nature.
  • Perform a wide variety of administrative functions, including compiling and proofreading legal and governance documents, updating records, and preparing and sending mailings.
  • As needed, work with individual Board members to accomplish travel and attendance arrangements; assist others in making logistical arrangements for Board of Directors’ meetings including hotel, transportation, catering and hospitality arrangements.  

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: 

  • Correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary.
  • Excellent written communication skills (technical writing preferred)
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Corporate legal filings
  • Laws, rules and regulations related to required corporate record-keeping processes and maintenance
  • Modern office practices, procedures and equipment
  • Operation of personal computer and tablet computer, including word processing, spreadsheets and database management.
  • Ministry mission, vision, policies and objectives.
  • Interface effectively with executive leadership and Board Members of the ministry
  • Handle complex administrative details
  • Work with minimum supervision
  • Work confidentially with discretion
  • Plan, prioritize and organize work and meet schedules and deadlines.
  • Travel outside of Orlando several times per year.
  • Develop and maintain effective working and interpersonal relationships.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Any combination equivalent to: AA degree and more than five years of corporate paralegal or legal office administrative experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 

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