Paralegal Ii

hmh hospitals corporation - Edison, NJ4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $71,000 - $100,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview

How have you impacted someones life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our team members are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care and coaching each and every day. Through the comprehensive care we provide, we are confident that you will be able to apply your skills while building your career within New Jerseys premier health-care system.

Hackensack Meridian Health is a healthcare system that provides a continuum of healthcare services within our local hospitals, physician enterprise, rehab centers, occupational health care centers, long-term care centers and at home through our at-home care services. Hackensack Meridian Health is supported by a dedicated group of advocates in the form of our Legal Services Department. This Corporate Paralegal position will allow you to apply your skills within the Legal Services Department in tasks ranging from contract review to corporate filings. This position will allow you to further develop your skills while building your career within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system

Responsibilities

Assisting with the review, construction, revision and negotiation of vendor agreements, information technology agreements as well as assisting with real estate matters.
Preparing corporate documents for a Hackensack Meridianentity including corporate governance documents (for example, certificates of incorporation or formation, bylaws, resolutions, meeting minutes, alternate name certificates), service mark and trademark applications, and Uniform Commercial Code filings.
Filing corporate documents such as annual reports and tax documents
Assisting with the administration of the on-line contract management system.
Providing back-up clerical and telephone support as needed.
Monitoring news releases, and other regulatory developments such as OIG Advisory Opinions and Statutory Updates.
Assisting attorneys with research and other projects.
Qualifications

Current and valid Paralegal Certificate or equivalent experience is required
Associates or Bachelor's degree is required
3 to 5 years (minimum) relevant legal experience in an in house legal department or law firm is required
Critical thinking skills are essential
The ability to read and comprehend legal contracts and perform standardized edits is a core requirement
The ability to learn quickly and adapt to a high volume and fast-paced environment is required

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!