Do you consider yourself a self-starter?
Are you prepared to make a contribution
to our legal team by providing support to various legal functions under general supervision of our General Counsel?
Do you have a strong attention to detail? If so, we would like to speak with you!
In this newly created position you will provide paralegal support to the Office of General Counsel for contract preparation, review and revision and other Paralegal support as needed.
In this role you will possess the ability to use sound judgment and appropriate discretion in the handling of sensitive confidential matters, including high level interaction with QVC's senior management and business associates.
You will assist attorneys in preparation of corporate documents/materials (examples include: maintaining corporate minute books; drafting board minutes and consents; completing annual filings for domestic and international subsidiaries, etc.).
You will work directly with attorneys and clients during closing and corporate transactions. Including but not limited to: assisting with formation, merger and dissolution of corporations and LLCs.
You will assist attorneys with preparation of initial drafts, and revisions to, various commercial agreements (i.e: location agreements, licensing agreements, services agreements, releases, etc.).
You will also assist with SEC filings and various litigation matters, such as responding to discovery requests.
Qualifications & Requirements
Associate’s degree or three years of corporate paralegal experience and completion of paralegal courses (litigation, securities, corporate transactions, etc.)
Minimum 3 years paralegal experience in contracts administration, drafting and negotiation, or an equivalent combination of other experience and/or education
Must possess strong command of Microsoft Suite (Excel, word, powerpoint, outlook)
Excellent writing skills; experience drafting and editing corporate organizational documents, contracts and other legal documents
Ability to obtain, compile and analyze data
Strong verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, vendors and contractors
Ability to maintain confidential information
Ability to coordinate a variety of tasks and assignments
In-house corporate administration experience strongly preferred. International experience is a plus
Bachelors Degree preferred
Paralegal certification preferred
QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation attributed to the Liberty Interactive Group (Nasdaq: LINTA), is one of the largest multimedia retailers in the world. QVC is committed to providing its customers with thousands of the most innovative and contemporary beauty, fashion, jewelry and home products. Its programming is distributed to approximately 200 million homes worldwide. The company’s website, QVC.com, is ranked among the top general merchant Internet sites. With operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Italy, and a joint venture in China, West Chester, Pa.-based QVC has shipped more than a billion packages in its 25+ year history. QVC, Q, and the Q Ribbon Logo are registered service marks of ER Marks, Inc.
Education: Associate’s Degree OR three years of corporate paralegal experience, and completion of paralegal courses (litigation, securities, corporate transactions, etc.).
Experience: 3 years paralegal experience
Preferred: In-house corporate administration experience strongly preferred. International experience is a plus.
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