Paralegal

Employer
Daystar Television Network
Location
Bedford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 01, 2024
Closes
May 17, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent

The Paralegal is responsible for preparation, review, and editing (to include creating standard templates) of various forms of contracts such as tower and satellite agreements, programming agreements, multichannel use agreements, third party vendor and service agreements domestically and internationally. Must be a Christian committed to the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparation, review, and editing (to include creating standard templates) of various forms of contracts such as tower and satellite agreements, programming agreements, multichannel use agreements, third party vendor and service agreements domestically and internationally.
  • Calendaring, monitoring, and tracking expirations, renewal and termination dates for all company–wide contracts and agreements.
  • Review and track all real and personal property tax assessments, invoices and changes in assessments and charges.
  • Monitoring and tracking of FCC licenses and related filings for 100 plus TV stations. Will interface with FCC counsel on occasion.
  • Monitoring and tracking all trademarks and copyrights. Will interface with trademark and copyright counsel on occasion.
  • Implement an internal electronic filing system process for all company–wide contracts, agreements, and organizational documents for domestic and international entities.
  • Assist in maintaining and updating all organizational documents such as Articles, Bylaws, meeting minutes, resolutions, and other related documents. Maintain and update required reporting with respective regulatory authorities.
  • Generate, review, and prepare reports from multiple departments for review by Executive Management.
  • Special projects as directed by Executive Management.
  • Must maintain a good attendance record.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be highly organized, detail oriented with strong administrative and analytical skills.
  • Must have strong verbal and writing skills. Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organization and attention to detail.
  • Will be communicating with various departments, third party legal counsel and Executive Management.
  • Must be able to multi–task, be flexible, and prioritize in a fast–paced business environment.
  • Creative problem–solving abilities and resourcefulness.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite products and document management systems.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in paralegal studies.
  • Paralegal Certificate required.
  • Five years related–proven experience required.
  • Corporate experience in a broadcast environment a plus.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision.