Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Offerpad - Chandler, AZ4.7

Full-time
Job Description:
Offerpad is the leading tech-enabled direct home buyer and seller. Offerpad’s on-demand technology platform is revolutionizing the industry with an innovative end-to-end real estate solution. The company empowers the consumer with choice, convenience and certainty, and eliminates the stress and unpredictability associated with the traditional real estate process. Offerpad also works with real estate agents, homebuilders and other real estate technology companies to provide homeowners with more options to buy and sell their homes. Founded in 2015, the company’s leadership team has decades of real estate experience and has collectively purchased, renovated, rented or sold more than 100,000 homes. Offerpad is a privately held company headquartered in Chandler, Arizona and currently operates in several markets across the country with additional cities being added in the coming months.

If you have true love and passion for real estate, technology and serving homeowners by contributing to something that is larger than you, then we want to invite you to share your unique knowledge and gifts with our community. You will be expected to learn, innovate, and adapt in our fast moving, start-up environment. We are looking for partners, not employees who will embrace a collaborative partnership mentality, own your decisions and results, and practice transparent communication. We succeed as a team with no room for ego. If you are ready to take up our mission as your own by adding direct value to our cause, we are excited to hear from you.

What You’ll Do:
We are looking for a smart and motivated individual to provide corporate legal support for Legal Department in Arizona. As the Paralegal, you will provide support to our General Counsel in the following areas: contract review, litigation, legal and regulatory filings and administration, administrative support, and research and special projects; administrative support of company corporate, securities, and governance matters, drafting internal and external communications, maintaining critical process compliance (such as calendaring, filing, and task tracking in support of filing and reporting functions); managing and organizing departmental documents and reports

Required Experience:
What You Have:
The successful candidate will be a self-starter who possesses the ability to work efficiently and with strong judgment; manage high volumes of sensitive tasks and projects and legal compliance functions with little margin for error; react with appropriate urgency to situations and events that require a quick response or turnaround; think creatively and be proactive in solving problems that affect people within the group or related groups. The candidate will also be client-service oriented, have excellent attention to detail while still meeting tight deadlines, have great organization skills, and have the ability to easily switch gears. A high level of professionalism,

integrity, and discretion in handling confidential information, as well as the ability to work well with people at all levels inside and outside the company, is essential.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience as an administrative/legal assistant or a paralegal
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Microsoft Excel is essential, as well as general comfort with learning new programs and software
  • Strong written and oral communication skills are a must, as is the desire and aptitude to learn new concepts on the job and maintain and build critical process supports
  • Outstanding judgement and discretion with high-profile and confidential matters
  • Self-starter with strong bias for action and acute attention to detail
  • Team player
Ideally You Also Have (Optional):
  • BA/BS degree
  • Familiarity with corporate governance
Offerpad is an EOE, AA/M/F/IWD/protected veterans
Keyword: Paralegal / Legal Assistant
From: Offerpad