Paralegal Intern

True North Companies - Cedar Rapids, IA4.3

Full-time | Internship | CommissionEstimated: $41,000 - $53,000 a year
SkillsBenefits
Looking for an opportunity to learn, grow, and develop as a young professional? How about work with a company that has been awarded one of the Coolest Places to Work by the Corridor Business Journal? TrueNorth Companies, headquartered in downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa is currently seeking energetic and motivated individuals to participate in our Summer 2020 Internship Program.

TrueNorth is now hiring for a Paralegal Intern to work closely with the legal team, and actively assist with general corporate legal matters, including on-boarding new legal document system, general administrative duties, and insurance market communications.

As an Intern with our Legal team, you will:
Assist with the preparation of business organization documents (i.e., articles of incorporation, bylaws, operating agreements)
Help with the coordination of insurance carrier/market agreements, as well as vendor contracts and leases
Assist with M & A related transition tasks, including commission payment corrections
Litigation support to legal staff, as needed
Complete carrier/market appointment paperwork
Responsible for general file maintenance and organization

Education & Experience:
Must be of Junior or Senior status, pursuing a degree as a Paralegal or a related field
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
Extremely accurate with strong attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal
Proficient in Microsoft Office; specifically intermediate Excel skills

Benefits & Opportunities as a TrueNorth Intern are:
Leadership Skills Training
Executive Team Exposure
Attend Client Visits
Company Social Events
Team Projects
Participate in Volunteer Opportunities
Values Training
PTO and Holiday Pay
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TrueNorth is honored to be recognized by Corridor Business Journals as #1 on the

2017 Corridor Top Insurance Agencies & Brokerages list

TrueNorth is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for

employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin