Paralegal

Wilmington, MA

Posted: 09/17/2019 Employment Type: Contract Specialty: Legal & Compliance Job Number: 84653

Our client in Wilmington, MA is immediately seeking a Paralegal to join their team part-time. In this contract role, you will work 15 hours two days a week. Apply today!

Responsibilities for the Paralegal:
  • Coordinate, organize, and maintain the agency's site files, including any responses to requests for Information (RFIs) and/or litigation pleadings
  • Coordinate with the agency's staff (both program and attorneys) regarding any tracking database to track lists of PRPs
  • Assist with and provide information and/or records in response to public records requests and/or discovery
  • Assist with and provide information and/or records in response to public records requests and/or discovery
  • Assist the agency in the preparation of any litigation pleadings, testimony for any settlement negotiations and/or administrative hearings, draft motions, and legal memoranda
  • Identify and summarize any procedural and legal issues identified
  • Strategize and troubleshoot with the agency counsel regarding any procedural and legal issues that have been identified

Requirements for the Paralegal:
  • Technology savvy with a strong knowledge working with Microsoft Office
  • Strong organizational skills with great attention to detail
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritizing skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship                     

Contract Employee Benefits:
  • Health and Dental
    • Contract employees are eligible for subsidized health and dental insurance coverage upon completion of 120 hours on assignment within four (4) consecutive weeks working a minimum of thirty (30) hours per week.
  • Paid Sick Leave
    • Contract employees who are employed to work in the Commonwealth of MA may accrue and use up to forty (40) hours of paid sick leave per calendar year in increments of no less than one (1) hour.
  • 401(k) Plan
    • Regularly recruited contract employees, who are U.S. citizens aged twenty-one (21) or older, are eligible to contribute to KNF&T’ s retirement savings plan with Fidelity Investments.
  • Short Term Disability
    • Contract employees are eligible for subsidized short term disability, covering up to 12 weeks of a disability including maternity leave.
  • Free Training
    • KNF&T uses a state of the art e-Learning software training system. We encourage all our contractors to take advantage of this training, which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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