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Legal Assistant

Job Location
Fargo, ND 58104
United States
Job Description

We are currently seeking a Legal Assistant! The Legal Assistant will manage the legal contracting process and contracts database, analyze contract requests and proposals to determine consistency and facilitate Corporate Attorney's review. A primary responsibility of this position will be to prepare, negotiate, and serve as a Company point-person in dealing with third party contract clients and potential clients. In this role, you will be responsible for a wide range of support activities including general administrative support, attorney support for routine legal matters, preparation, negotiations and finalization of confidentiality agreements. 

About the Role:

  • Administer and maintain key legal records, including contracts repository 
  • Drive process improvements related to the company contracting system and other department processes
  • Support commercial contract workflows and processes in accordance with the company policies and systems
  • Obtain information from company requests, communicate pending contract activities with Corporate Attorney and other stakeholders, manages pending contracts and deadlines
  • Negotiate a range of commercial contracts within guidelines provided by counsel and finance on a variety of matters
  • Proactive follow up with internal clients, counsel, and external parties to ensure shortest cycle time for contract and legal reviews
  • Process fully executed contracts and agreements to include sending notification to the appropriate parties 

About You:

  • Experience with business applications and electronic records management tools preferred
  • A minimum of an Associate's degree is required, a Bachelor's degree or legal assistant certification preferred
  • Contracts experience, including review, editing and negotiations with third party 

Why Join Aldevron?

  • You want meaningful work. We are in a landmark moment in the history of life science, and Aldevron is at the center of it.
  • You want to plant your career in a growing company. We are growing fast. We have limitless opportunities for people who are ready to roll up their sleeves and jump in.
  • You are excited to learn every day. At Aldevron, no day is the same. Our team comes to work ready to learn and overcome new challenges with teamwork and a passion to make lives better.

Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our success. Join us today!

How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website. 

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