At Textron, we are a network of global businesses with people who are passionate about designing, building and supporting some of the most advanced technologies and services the world has ever seen. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, soar to new heights, and reach for the extraordinary. We are committed to fostering a welcoming, respectful and inclusive environment where every team member is given the resources and support to excel in their career.
An experienced corporate paralegal on our dedicated team of legal professionals will contribute to work that matters, supporting corporate governance activities, our corporate secretary’s office, and our M&A team.
KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Mastering use of our legal entity management system, including inputting information into that system and responding to requests from corporate departments and Business Unit personnel for information.
Maintaining our master subsidiary list and corporate history, and providing updates, as necessary, to auditors and others.
Preparing corporate governance documents and coordinating signatures.
Forming and dissolving entities.
Ordering good standing certificates, certified charters, apostilles, etc., as necessary.
Researching shareholdings when we receive questions from record holders and coordinating with the transfer agent.
Responding to requests from our subsidiaries, including foreign entities.
Assisting with M&A transactions, including legal diligence, closing logistics, drafting ancillary documents and managing signature pages.
Conducting lien searches and litigation docket searches.
Assisting with antitrust and other regulatory filings.
Partnering with other members of the legal team on continuing education and training.
Performing other duties as necessary or assigned.
Paralegal certification preferred
Three years of relevant work experience
Strong interpersonal skills and customer-service focus.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively.
Ability to prioritize tasks based on relative importance and urgency.
Drive to deliver quality results on time and in a highly professional manner.
This is an on-site position that allows for regular engagement with the team to foster collaboration, collegiality and communication. Occasional travel is required.
Textron puts a high value on work-life balance. We have an on-site fitness center where you can partake in 1:1 personal training, take classes or workout with fellow co-workers. We offer a generous time off package as well as a culture that encourages engagement. Getting involved in ERG’s and fun workplace activities makes the work more meaningful and fun! Our team is dedicated to supporting new members and we have a broad mix of levels and tenures that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. A generous 401K match, health, dental, tuition reimbursement and more!
We’re a network of global businesses with people who are passionate about designing, building and supporting some of the most advanced technologies and services the world has ever seen. By working together and supporting one another, amazing things happen-- we push the boundaries of what's possible, soar to new heights and reach for the extraordinary.