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Paralegal

Company: Bluelinx Corporation
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

BlueLinx continues to grow - We are looking for a Paralegal for our Corporate Legal team. Provides paralegal support to the legal team as it relates to basic corporate documents, contracts, legal department data system and files management, marketing materials, trademark design and registration, investigative research, monitoring compliance programs, drafting correspondence, and discovery responses. Responsibilities also include M&A and refinancing transaction support, due diligence, SEC filings, and related research, assisting in preparations for stockholders and board of directors meetings, and maintaining jurisdictional good standing of corporate entities. Responsibilities

  • Manage legal data system ensuring contract files are created, critical agreement terms are entered into the system and executed documents are properly maintained.
  • Review and approve all company marketing materials, oversee company product promotions, work with Marketing Department to establish and design company trademarks, and register and maintain trademarks with the USPTO.
  • Assist in the preparation and updating of corporate policy documents; prepare various summary reports and analyses as needed.
  • Assist counsel with all aspects of litigation and compliance monitor litigation cases, audit company-wide compliance programs, investigative research, and respond to subpoenas and discovery requests.
  • Maintain jurisdictional good standing of corporate entities, and assist with SEC disclosure and financial reporting filings work. Assist with recordkeeping and reporting with respect to securities-related matters, including the filing of Form 3 and Form 4 reports with the SEC
  • Supports annual meetings of stockholders.
  • Maintain Board of Directors' meeting calendar and assist executive management and the directors with preparations for Board meetings.
  • Supervise closing preparations for M&A and refinancing transactions, including the preparation of required certificates, resolutions, and exhibits; prepare entity formation and dissolution documents; maintain corporate minute books.
    Qualifications
    • Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or active in the vaccination process (first shot received or scheduled to be received) to be considered for this opportunity. Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.
    • 5-7 years experience focused on two or more of the following areas: contracts, intellectual property, litigation, transactional / M&A, formation and maintenance of corporate entities and SEC compliance.
    • BA / BS required.
    • ABA approved Paralegal Certificate a plus.
    • Experience in applicable legal disciplines and ability to assist team members with legal issues.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Intellectual Property; Litigation; due diligence; General corporate and contracts experience.
    • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
    • Familiarity with legal documents, contracts and terminology.
    • Familiarity with public company financial reporting process.
    • Excellent PC skills and proficiency using Microsoft Office 365 and relevant tools/technology
      About BlueLinx Holdings Inc.BlueLinx (NYSE: BXC) is a leading wholesale distributor of building and industrial products in the United States with over 50,000 branded and private-label SKUs, and a broad distribution footprint servicing 40 states. BlueLinx has a differentiated distribution platform, value-driven business model and extensive cache of products across the building products industry. Headquartered in Marietta, Georgia, BlueLinx has over 2,200 associates and distributes its comprehensive range of structural and specialty products to approximately 15,000 national, regional, and local dealers, as well as specialty distributors, national home centers, industrial, and manufactured housing customers. BlueLinx is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Veterans/Disabledby Jobble

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