Kforce Paralegal I in Boca Raton, Florida

Kforce has a client seeking a Paralegal I based in Boca Raton, Florida (FL).The Paralegal I is responsible for:

  • Reviewing, drafting, analyzing and negotiating a broad range of commercial sales and services agreements, amendments, non-disclosure agreements and related documents

  • Review requests for proposals, requests for bids and other competitive solicitations; assist sales team in preparing responses to such bid requests

  • Advise and counsel business clients with respect to contract and compliance issues

  • Engage with external customers to negotiate contract terms

  • Conduct legal research as required to provide guidance on contract compliance and legal/regulatory requirements

  • Conduct training to sales colleagues as appropriate on contract issues, internal policies and procedures

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited university or equivalent work experience

  • 5 years of experience drafting, negotiating and managing a variety of contracts

  • Paralegal training and/or certification helpful, but not required

  • Excellent writing and verbal skills indicative of an ability to interface effectively with attorneys, as well as internal and external customers

  • Demonstrable skill in negotiating and understanding contract provisions and risk allocation

  • Experience working directly with sales and operations teams

  • Strong PC skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)

  • Ability to multi-task and work effectively and efficiently to meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment

  • Experience with state and federal government contracts/bids a plus, but not required

  • Knowledge of construction contracting is a plus, but not required

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00