Jack Henry and Associates Paralegal in Springfield, Missouri
Are you someone who would enjoy being a member of a busy corporate legal team? If so, this position could be perfect for you! Jack Henry and Associates is seeking an experienced Paralegal to join their growing team. This position is an integral part of the legal team, providing professional legal support to corporate attorneys and teams across the entire organization including finance, sales and sales support teams. Ideal candidates will be team oriented, a self-starter with the ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet multiple deadlines promptly with moderate supervision.
Jack Henry & Associates’ Legal Department provides legal services to the entire company. This team consists of 13 attorneys, 6 paralegals, and 2 corporate legal assistants who provide legal support to the company, including drafting and negotiating customer agreements, advising on compliance issues, and much more.
This position can be hired out of the following Jack Henry office locations: Springfield, MO (Blackman) or Monett, MO.
Must have an Associate’s degree.
Must have a minimum of 18 months of paralegal experience.
Experience with Microsoft Office applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, Microsoft Teams and SharePoint technology is a huge plus.
Paralegal or legal assistant certificate from accredited educational program is a plus.
Generates documents, such as customer contracts, vendor agreements and templates.
Researches agreement history for customers, partners and vendors using document storage and retrieval software.
Prepares contracts and agreements under supervision of attorneys.
Utilizes custom language repository for inclusion in customer agreements.
Composes and proofreads correspondence.
Maintains agreement templates and prepares revisions to templates as requested by attorneys.
Attends meetings within and outside the legal department as required to support organizational projects.
Handles telephone calls and resolves inquiries.
Works on special projects and other legal initiatives as needed.
Collaborates with co-workers on customer contracts or other projects as needed to meet deadlines.
Provides administrative support when necessary.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Applicants for U.S. based positions with Jack Henry & Associates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.
Females, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.