Who we want:
You aspire to have a career, not just a job, on our Legal team.
You have administrative skills AND paralegal skills.
You can get projects done despite having to support a very fast paced department.
You have great attention to details. You're probably proofreading this job description right now.
You understand what a powerful difference legal professionals can make in the development of a company.
You want to work with fun, smart people who really, truly care about YOUR development.
You want your work to matter.
You care about the environment and preventing the potentially devastating effects of industrial leaks and spills.
You want to work at a company that is strong and stable, but also has great programs like a running club, on-site basketball courts and a company-subsidized cafeteria.
If you want to Love Where You Work - read the official job description below!
At Chesterton, we have a laser focus on our customers. This job impacts the customer by driving projects and tasks that enable the legal department to provide timely and collaborative responses to business partners for a top-quality customer experience and allow our business partners to more quickly service Chesterton’s external customers.
Serve as an integral member our dynamic, global corporate legal department. Provide a wide variety of operational, paralegal, and administrative support services to the Vice President General Counsel, Associate General Counsel, and Paralegal. Partner with a range of personnel throughout all company departments to obtain information, increase coordination between departments, and provide appropriate information. Continue to promote the legal department’s image and values of being approachable, responsive, practical, transparent, and collaborative. Drive projects as needed to accomplish legal objectives for the business.
Complexity of Duties:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees assigned to certain tasks within this job may be required to participate in our Medical Surveillance Program. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, talk or hear and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to sit/work at a computer terminal for periods of time. Moderate noise (i.e.: computer printers, traffic) exists daily in the work environment.
All of A.W. Chesterton Company employment is contingent upon successfully passing a background check, drug test, and the respective medical surveillance requirements.
Chesterton is an equal opportunity employer M/F/V/D