Corporate Paralegal

Dupont De Nemours Inc. Wilmington , DE 19801

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Corporate Legal team is currently in Search of a Paralegal to join the team.

The person in this paralegal role will be part of the DuPont Corporate Legal team, assisting the corporate attorneys in providing timely, cost-effective legal support to this business. This will include working with the board and governance related matters, The work will also include SEC form filing and SEC database management

Corporate Paralegal

  • Corporate governance, including meetings and SEC experience

  • Section 16 filing, reports and compliance (including the preparation and filing of Section 16 reports Form 3's, 4's and 5's)

  • Preparation, organization and maintenance of materials for Board of Directors

  • Maintain corporate minute books and prepare Board resolutions

  • Corporate secretarial management, including secretary certificates

  • Planning and preparation of Board of Directors' meetings, Itineraries and managing Board and governance related matters

  • Maintain database of subsidiaries and other corporate records

  • Assist with required legal entity corporate compliance activities, including annual meetings, appointment of directors and officers, powers of attorney, annual reports, document preparation, etc.

  • Assist with the formation, maintenance, and dissolution of legal entities.

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree, with a Paralegal Certificate from an ABA accredited or approved program or equivalent numbers of years related work experience.

  • At least 7 years of experience as a paralegal or comparable experience specific to job requirements.

  • Prior experience with drafting routine contracts.

  • Familiarity with Lexis/Nexis and other research tools, and the use of relevant databases.

  • Demonstrates high standards for professionalism, responsibility, and ethics.

  • Demonstrates strong organization and investigative skills.

  • Demonstrates ability to work and think independently, self-starter.

  • Communicates effectively in writing and orally.

  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn.

  • Action oriented. Drives results.

At DuPont, we have an unbridled commitment to deliver essential innovations that enrich people's lives, enable sustainable development and foster human potential for generations to come. Innovations developed from highly engineered products and naturally sourced ingredients continue to shape industries and everyday life. From smarter homes to more efficient cars, from better ways of digitally connecting to new tools that enable active and healthy lifestylesin all these areas and many more, we're working with customers to transform their ideas into real world answers that help humanity thrive.

Coupled with core values and excellent compensation& benefits Together, we're turning possibilities into real world answers that help humanity prosper!

Come realize how you can make an impact, act like an owner and partner with customers in our journey.

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