The MSK Office of General Counsel (OGC) seeks an experienced Paralegal to support legal work for OGCs physician consulting practice, under the supervision of OGC attorneys.
Manage contract intake process, assess new contract submissions to determine appropriate workflow, and ensure all documents necessary to facilitate legal review have been obtained.
Review and negotiate consulting agreements, advisory board agreements, and speaker agreements, under the supervision of the OGC legal team.
Oversee negotiation process during the contract lifecycle from initiation to execution.
Serve as initial point of contact for team. Manage the timely and professional response to inquiries received from internal clients and business counterparts; raise and escalate legal issues as necessary.
Collaborate with Compliance and Technology Development departments on agreements that require ancillary reviews, and policy updates as needed.
Collaborate with IT for periodic contract system updates.
Prepare weekly, quarterly, and annual metrics reports. Ad hoc reports as needed.
Perform special projects and other related duties as assigned or requested.
Schedule and coordinate team weekly and monthly meetings.
Maintain and enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, workshops and seminars in field of expertise.
Incorporate changes in MSKCC policy/procedure into daily work schedule and adhere to departmental requirements as requested.
Experience in a legal office and/or contract management experience a plus.
Bachelors degree preferred.
High level of comfort with technology and information management tools.
Excellent communication skills, interpersonal and organizational skills are critical.
Ability to manage multiple projects, work well under pressure and make independent decisions is essential.
Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive matters.
Having excellent attention to detail with good business judgment is a necessity.
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