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Paralegal (SA) in Rockville, MD at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/15/2018

Job Description





The Kirlin Group is one of the nation's leading privately held construction companies. Originally founded in 1960, The Kirlin Group began as a single trade contractor specializing in plumbing, heating, ventilation and air conditioning. Today, in addition to its core specialty trade, The Kirlin Group provides its clients with a full spectrum of construction services including design/build, construction management and fire protection services, both inside and outside the United States.

The Kirlin Group, LLC with corporate offices in Rockville, MD, has an immediate need for a Paralegal to work with the General Counsel.

Role Description:

The Paralegal reports to the General Counsel of Kirlin Professional Services, Inc. This position can work out of the Rockville, Maryland office.

Responsibilities

  • Assist General Counsel with overall management of all upstream and downstream contract reviews
  • Assist General Counsel with review and negotiation of contract terms and conditions
  • Assist General Counsel with federal government compliance requirements
  • Assist General Counsel with claim preparation and dispute resolution
  • Primary responsibility for organizing and implementing electronic contract management system
  • Primary responsibility for updating and maintain subcontractor and vendor contract data base

Required education

Bachelor's in Political Science, Accounting, Construction Management, or Engineering

Required Experience

  • 3+ years working as a corporate or litigation paralegal in commercial Construction

Preferred Experience

  • experience with federal procurement preferred

Competencies

  1. Communication.
  2. Relationship Management.
  3. Critical Evaluation.
  1. Consultation.
  2. Ability to function in fast paced, ever changing, high demand environment assuring to meet all final deliverables, detail specifications, and deadlines.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, printers, scanners, and photocopiers.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands of this position are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work tasks may include observational survey of existing conditions within or around buildings. Some Construction Site or Fabrication Shop visits may be required for this position.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Travel

Some travel may be required if deemed necessary.

Benefits Include

Competitive Salary

Medical, Dental and Vision

Disability and Life Insurance

401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match

Paid Time Off and Holidays

Education Tuition Assistance

An Equal Opportunity Employer: EEO/Drug Free/M/F/Disability/Veterans