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Employment Type:
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Posted:
4/17/2019
Job Category:
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Administrative Legal Assistant
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Disney | Bristol, CT
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Job Description

Job Description

The Administrative Legal Assistant assists the legal department with a mixture of simple and semi-complex administrative duties, programs and projects. Duties typically include both simple and semi-complex contract and correspondence preparation, distribution, tracking and completion.

Job Type

Full Time

Segment

Media Networks

Category

Administrative

Basic Qualifications

* 2 or more years of applicable experience.
* Knowledge of selected word and data processing functions (e.g., MS Word, Adobe, Excel)

Business

ESPN

Required Education

* High School Diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

* Working knowledge of selected legal procedures, terminology, and contract policies and standards within designated areas of team attorneys
* Working knowledge of contract or applicable document-development processes and maintenance standards for the company's master/standard contract files within areas of team attorneys
* Television or sports media experience.
* Prior experience as paralegal
* Interest in a legal career

Postal Code

06010

Preferred Education

* Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree

Responsibilities

* Teamed with specific attorneys from which virtually all assignments flow
* Executes a wide variety of simple and semi-complex administrative tasks, e.g., travel and expense reporting; meeting arrangements; food and voucher arrangements; scheduling and schedule monitoring. May interface with SAP in departmental financial matters
* Prepares confidential memos, correspondence and letters, as well as form and other simple contracts and similar legal documents. Types all documents required by attorneys
* Handles incoming telephone calls from other executives, senior managers, important clients and sponsors; arranges conference calls
* Conducts administrative support activities for department attorneys
* Interface with finance function as necessary
* Performs clerical functions for attorneys

Job Description

The Administrative Legal Assistant assists the legal department with a mixture of simple and semi-complex administrative duties, programs and projects. Duties typically include both simple and semi-complex contract and correspondence preparation, distribution, tracking and completion.

Basic Qualifications

* 2 or more years of applicable experience.
* Knowledge of selected word and data processing functions (e.g., MS Word, Adobe, Excel)

Required Education

* High School Diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

* Working knowledge of selected legal procedures, terminology, and contract policies and standards within designated areas of team attorneys
* Working knowledge of contract or applicable document-development processes and maintenance standards for the company's master/standard contract files within areas of team attorneys
* Television or sports media experience.
* Prior experience as paralegal
* Interest in a legal career

Preferred Education

* Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree

Responsibilities

* Teamed with specific attorneys from which virtually all assignments flow
* Executes a wide variety of simple and semi-complex administrative tasks, e.g., travel and expense reporting; meeting arrangements; food and voucher arrangements; scheduling and schedule monitoring. May interface with SAP in departmental financial matters
* Prepares confidential memos, correspondence and letters, as well as form and other simple contracts and similar legal documents. Types all documents required by attorneys
* Handles incoming telephone calls from other executives, senior managers, important clients and sponsors; arranges conference calls
* Conducts administrative support activities for department attorneys
* Interface with finance function as necessary
* Performs clerical functions for attorneys

About Disney

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified worldwide entertainment company. The Company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media. On September 15, 2009, the Company and the Hearst Corporation (Hearst) both contributed their 50% interests in Lifetime Entertainment Services LLC (Lifetime) to A&E Television Networks, LLC (AETN) in exchange for an interest in AETN. In December 2008, the Company acquired an additional 26% interest in Jetix Europe N.V. In December 2009, the Company announced that it has completed its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment Inc., a character franchise company. In July 2010, the Company acquired Tapulous, Inc., a developer of music games for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Through a merger agreement, Tapulous became a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company reporting into Disney Interactive Media Group.