***This position must sit in our West Chicago office: 1240 W. North Ave. West Chicago, IL 60185
Paralegal/ Administrative Assistant (Legal)
Provide legal guidance to attorneys and account teams
Compliance review and approve marketing campaigns/materials
Review and draft agreements
Perform legal research and assist staff attorneys in the performance of their duties
Draft Sweepstakes rules and perform sweepstakes administration duties
Knowledge & Skills:
B.S. or B.A. degree, must; paralegal certificate, preferred
Must demonstrate the ability to work independently & think independently & outside of the box
Strong solutions oriented individual
Ability to understand and apply knowledge to \"asks\" of internal clients and ability to redirect expectations in professional and collegial manner as needed
Foundational understanding of basic business law and contract terms
Detailed and organized with a strong desire to work with the team to improve and maintain filing/organization systems
Strong Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Office Skills: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc. Positive attitude and willing to take on any task needed to help teammates
Effective communication and relationship building skills, including with team members and clients in different geographical locations (including international)
Substantive writing and proofreading experience
Legal experience a plus (maybe a Legal Assistant, but not necessarily a Paralegal)
2 years previous work experience; marketing agency or large law department preferred
Conditions of Employment
All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of certain background checks which unless prohibited by applicable law may include criminal history checks, employment verification, education verification, drug screens, credit checks, DMV checks (for driving positions only) and fingerprinting.
Great People, Deserve Great Benefits
We know that we have some of the brightest and most talented associates in the world, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly. If you work here, expect competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage, and endless opportunities to advance your career. From tuition reimbursement to scholarship programs to employee stock purchase plans and 401(k)s, we offer associates a variety of benefits that work as hard for them as they work for us.
Epsilon is a global leader in creating connections between people and brands. An all-encompassing global marketing company, we harness the power of rich data, groundbreaking technologies, engaging creative and transformative ideas to get the results our clients require. Recognized by Ad Age as the #1 Largest World CRM/Direct Marketing Network, #1 Largest U.S. Agency from All Disciplines and #1 Largest U.S. Mobile Marketing Agency, Epsilon employs over 7,000 associates in 70 offices worldwide. Epsilon is an Alliance Data company. For more information, visit , follow us on Twitter @EpsilonMktg or call 1.800.###.#### .
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Associated topics: civil lawsuit, compliance, consumer protection, counsel, ediscovery, family law, legal editor, municipal, paralegal corporate, patent law