Paralegal, Contracts (JLL Tech)
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Chicago, IL 60290
The Paralegal, Contracts (JLL Tech) role primarily will be responsible to support JLL Technologies business lines, for intake and review of client contracts and in various other duties as assigned. The candidate should have a strong familiarity with software and technology agreements. The position is full-time based at our Chicago, IL headquarters and reports directly to JLL s Senior Counsel of Global Digital Solutions within JLL Technology.
Review statements of work, confirming standard JLL language is included in customer template agreement.
Review nondisclosure agreements and provide appropriate mark ups per JLL standards.
Exercise good commercial judgment to understand business needs and provide appropriate and responsive legal support
Load agreements into CRE System (Salesforce) with the appropriate abstract information.
Manage contract approval process through CRM system (Salesforce), maintain updated customer agreement and conduct audits / updates
Approve new projects in Salesforce that require legal escalation
Support RFP responses, and follow up with appropriate internal teams
Use JLL technology addendum to draft amendment for renewals for specific tech business lines.
Act as internal clients trusted colleague who coordinates with respect to commercial contracting, compliance, contractual disputes, and best practices
Enhance and support the department s technology solutions and knowledge management efforts
Support other Legal Groups as necessary
Legal administrative support for global expansion of our technology business lines.
General corporate legal work as necessary from time to time
The Paralegal, Contracts (JLL Tech) is a savvy professional who looks to the future with optimism to envision what could be possible and implements best in class transformation. The successful candidate is tech savvy, has superior project management skills, is an exceptional communicator and critical listener, and has meticulous attention to detail.
Independent- Ability to work independently, but also collaboratively in a team environment
Strategic and critical thinking Ability to conceptualize and articulate practical and creative solutions to meet business need and legal requirements inquisitive, challenges status quo, thinks outside the box, exhibits strong levels of insight and intellectual curiosity
Cultural alignment -Excellent judgment, positive personality and sense of humor, Unwavering ethical standards; drives excellence and innately collaborative
Exemplary executive presence
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