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Paralegal Anlst - #221806
Category: Banking
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Paralegal Anlst - #221806

Job Area: LegalBusiness Area: LawLocation: IA - Des MoinesCareer Category: Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time: Full-TimeRegular/Temporary: RegularDate Posted: 2018-05-15


The prestige of a Fortune 500 company; the feel of a small business.

At Principal®, every role supports a greater purpose-- to help people live their best lives. And after more than 130 years we've never had a more vibrant and dynamic global team united in our purpose.

Our employees are empowered to do their best work. We care about more than just skillsets and job responsibilities. We're invested in helping our employees diversify their experiences, meet new challenges and reach bigger goals. Working at Principal comes with many opportunities and paths for career growth--all in the kind of welcoming, collaborative and community-spirited environment you'll look forward to working in every day.

As a Paralegal Analyst you will work as a professional assistant in the department. Specific work areas may include: Investments (residential, commercial & securities); Corporate; Legislative/Regulatory; Products (group, individual, pension); Debtor/Creditor and Tax; Exam coordination; Government compliance.


+ Manages complex projects with a high degree of independence and initiative.

+ Approves guidelines and procedures, directs negotiations, advance strategies and promotes alternative solutions for clients, outside counsel, insurance departments, courts, and other government departments.

+ Creates, organizes, and maintains various systems and procedures used in the department and contributes and maintains procedural and substantive manuals for department's clients.

+ Drafts legal and/or regulatory/legislative memoranda, documents, and forms to fully respond to various legal and/or regulatory/legislative issues and develops systems policies and procedures for the department or the company.

+ Performs a wide variety of complex legal/legislative research and analyzing of regulations, laws, statutes and/or administrative rules and apprises department lawyers, clients, outside counsel, and court.


+ Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent plus a minimum of 4-6 years related legal and/or legislative/regulatory experience.

+ Must have significant and demonstrated expertise in one or more areas of the law and/or legislative/regulatory practices and procedures.

+ Requires knowledge of relevant state and federal statutes, legislation and regulations, and/or case law.

+ Must have ability to transfer skills and work independently in other areas of the department.

+ Demonstrated expertise in legal research knowledge and skills required.

+ Must have excellent writing and oral communication and organizational skills.

+ Requires strong project management, analytical, and negotiations skills.

Visa Sponsorship

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Principal. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.


Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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