Legal, Derivative Documentation Group Paralegal, Associate

US-TX-Irving
Job ID
2017-39918
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Legal
Americas
Division
Legal and Internal Audit
Securities/Merchant Bank/IBD
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

LEGAL

We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Job Summary & Responsibilities

The Legal Department plays an essential role in the formulation and implementation of the strategy of Goldman Sachs. The advice and counsel we provide to all areas of the firm is critical to maintaining our commitments to our clients, regulators, and shareholders and to promoting our culture of excellence and integrity.

 

The Senior Paralegal position presents an opportunity for talented and motivated candidates to combine their interests in finance and the law. Particularly in the context of today’s changing regulatory and financial environment, this position provides an excellent opportunity for candidates considering a career in law or business.

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of paralegal experience;
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; the ability to articulate ideas clearly;
  • Highly motivated and adaptable; the ability to work on a team of diverse individuals;
  • Proactive; the ability to respond creatively and quickly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, changing environment;
  • Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgment and integrity; and
  • Keen interest in legal frameworks and financial markets.

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.


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