Corporate Paralegal

Location: Reston, VA
Job Type: Full Time

Are you a high energy individual ready to make a big contribution to a growing tech company?

RiskLens is looking for a Corporate Paralegal to become a key member on the RiskLens Finance & Operations Team. In this exciting and fast paced role, you will report to the Corporate Counsel and provide legal support to the entire company.

At RiskLens, we offer all the usual perks – but if you’re a fit, you’ll also be part of changing the future of cyber risk. And you’ll see, we are as passionate about our employees as we are about changing the world.

RiskLens offers comprehensive health care packages, an unlimited paid time off policy, generous paid parental leave, a true team culture, and empowers employees to grow through personal and professional development.  We’re growing fast, and so will you.

Position Description

In this role, you’ll get to:

  • Work with Corporate Counsel to develop a 2020 department plan supporting company business objectives with a major product release and year over year growth goals before end of Q4.
  • Be part of scaling a technology start-up – it’s not always pretty, but it’s never boring. You’ll need to learn the business model and become familiar with the industry in the first 60 days.
  • Take the lead on improving the current contract lifecycle process to enhance support for our Customer Success team and management of new deals and renewals by end of Q1 2020.
  • Assist Corporate Counsel with contract review, proofing, redline generation, and execution including organization and maintenance of records in the contract management system, coordinating execution of fully negotiated contracts, and helping audit current customer contracts.
  • Support management of Company’s growing intellectual property portfolio and critical corporate governance documents.
  • Assist Corporate Counsel and Human Resources team in identifying critical legal matters pertaining to employment law, including wage and hour issues, disability and leave issues over 14 states and suggest guidance to ensure company compliance.
  • Establish yourself as a resource to our cross-functional Finance & Operations, Customer Success, Engineering, Marketing and Sales teams helping to drive forward growth goals and strengthen the departments position as a partner to the business by the end of Q4.
  • Be challenged every day and help solve business and legal problems.

Desired Skills and Experience

If you can accomplish the above, you’re the paralegal we are looking for. You’ll need a bachelor’s degree, and 2-3 years’ experience in corporate law, whether it’s in-house or at a law firm. If you have more experience, you’ll be able to accelerate your effectiveness and impact.

To Apply:

Simply complete the form to the right. Once we have received your completed application, we will review it and confirm receipt. Qualified candidates will be contacted directly regarding interviews and next steps. No phone calls, please.

RiskLens, Inc. is proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at humanresources@risklens.com. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.