Paralegal/Legal Assistant will assist the General Counsel â Local Media Group in all legal functions, which may include: vendor contracts, promotions clearance, regulatory matters, licensing, political advertising, program contract work, Federal Communication Commission matters and other work as assigned.
Essential Job Functions
30% – Review, edit, analyze and track legal documents.
30% – Review contests for compliance with standard forms and policies.
15% – Prepare, revise and monitor FCC Filings.
10% – Coordinate legal bills.
10% – Develop and implement processes and procedures for legal billing, document building, management and tracking. All other duties as assigned.
5% – Draft and edit correspondence under attorney direction.
Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education: B.A. degree with a minimum of two yearâs paralegal or other related training and/or experience.
Experience: Minimum two yearâs legal assistant experience working with contests, contracts, ownership reports and FCC filings.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be highly motivated, self-starter who is results oriented with the ability to partner with internal and external customers and clients.
Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment while providing excellent customer service.
Must have strong communication skills with a high level of attention to details.
Strong judgement and analytical skills.
Excellent computer and technology skills
Ability to work independently and as a collaborative team member.
% Travel Required (Approximate): As required
Position may be based in Des Moines, Iowa or Atlanta,
Interested, qualified candidates should apply on line at www.meredith.com/meredith_corporate/careers.html
Meredith Corporation, CBS46 WGCL-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.