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Title:  Paralegal

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

Due to growth and customer demand, we are currently recruiting for a Paralegal to join our team in Richardson, TX.

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Under the direction of CommScope’s Senior Attorney, Compliance, provide legal support for the Company’s compliance function.  Provide support for various legal matters which include, among other things, corporate level internal investigations, anticorruption compliance, antitrust and competition law compliance, compliance training, and other legal matters as required, with a focus on assisting the Company in conducting due diligence on third parties doing business with CommScope. 

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Under the direction of the Senior Attorney, Compliance, manage the Company’s third-party due diligence program including, among other things, serving as a conduit between the business and the Company’s third-party due diligence provider, managing the Company’s automated due diligence system, reviewing and approving, as appropriate, third-party due diligence applications, and administering the Company’s annual certification program.
  • Assist the Senior Attorney, Compliance in incorporating the third-party due diligence programs of acquired companies.
  • Assist and support the Senior Attorney, Compliance, in conducting corporate level internal investigations.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of compliance policies and procedures in various subject matter areas, including but not limited to, ethics and integrity, anticorruption law, and antitrust / competition law.
  • Provide support for the Company’s corporate functions, as required. 
  • Assist with creation and/or revision of Company compliance policies.
  • Track and monitor participating in compliance training. 
  • Effectively maintain records and files of legal department for matters handled or managed.
  • Support other members of the Company’s Legal Department as required. 
     
    QUALIFCIATIONS:
  • A completed Associate's Degree in a related curriculum and five years of related experience
  • Paralegal certificate preferred.
  • Ability to identify and meet business needs.
  • Excellent drafting skills with keen attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal/written communications skills –English; Additional regional language capabilities preferred.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Word, Excel, SharePoint, PowerPoint, and the like.
  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision required.
  • Ability to organize, analyze, and present data.
  • Experience with due diligence platforms preferred.
  • Experience supporting investigations preferred.
  • Domestic and international travel possible.
     

 

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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