Business Development

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Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: Business Consulting (208742)
Location(s): San Ramon, CA (onsite + remote)
Duration: 7 Months

S3 supports and adheres to customer COVID-19 vaccination policies, which may include the disclosure of vaccination status.

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO C2C eligibility for this position.

To apply: Please email your resume inWord FormattoPaola Martinez at: PMartinez@strategicstaff.comand Reference Job Order #:208742

Job Description / Duties: The successful contractor candidate will provide paralegal support for litigation matters affecting business units (or clients) in the Downstream & Chemicals and Midstream organizations. The position requires an experienced Legal Analyst with at least 5 years of litigation related experience who is a self-starter, who is well-versed in the litigation process, and who possesses a commitment to learning and expanding his or her skillset. 

The individual must perform delegated paralegal tasks under the guidance and direction of attorneys, including:

 

  • Work a 5/40 hybrid schedule (Tue/Wed/Thu in office and Monday and Friday WFH).
  • Manage discovery for a varied and complex litigation docket, including product liability, employment, personal injury, commercial, and other disputes.
  • Contribute to the effective and efficient resolution of litigation matters consistent with case strategy.
  • Work closely with the business partners, Corporate Leads, Legal Analysts, eDiscovery Project Managers, and outside counsel to deliver successful case results.
  • Support the team in managing preservation, data collection, and production.
  • Conduct factual and legal research, including witness interviews.
  • Ensure appropriate and best use of tools and processes.
  • Manage outside counsel access to internal clients and make witness recommendations.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s degree.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a litigation paralegal.
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written), including the ability to effectively analyze and communicate across broad functional and organizational lines.
  • Demonstrated success working on complex, multi-jurisdiction litigation matters in federal and state courts, including experience with preservation, discovery, and other procedural requirements in federal and state court.
  • Demonstrated practical understanding of privilege and work-product protection, evidence collection and handling, investigation, and expert witness management.
  • Successful proven ability to organize and manage many different workstreams, collaborate with outside counsel and internal team(s) and keep communications clear and timely.
  • Proven ability to use eDiscovery tools and databases to review documents in response to Discovery requests.
  • Ability to maintain high quality performance with varied deadlines and competing priorities in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and partner with management, business clients, in-house counsel, outside counsel, and staff.
  • Ability to exhibit growth mindset, confidence, and a level-headed approach.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to analyze, issue spot, and provide solutions.
  • Strong organizational skills, including good time management.
  • Ability to work independently and proactively.

 

Preferred Qualification:

            Paralegal certificate from an ABA approved program or an advanced degree.

Job Details:

  • Work a 5/40 hybrid schedule (Tue/Wed/Thu in office and Monday and Friday WFH).

 

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) prides itself on being an international IT Staffing and Solutions Company. Over 30 years’ experience recruiting and managing exceptional IT and Business consultants for customers in the Financial, Energy, Public Sector and Retail Distribution industries. A privately held, financially strong, woman-owned company, S3 is a full-service IT firm, with 24 major market locations in the U.S!

Job ID: JOB-208742
Publish Date: 27 Oct 2022

Tagged as: Business Consulting