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Legal Staff Paralegal in Indianapolis, IN

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Company name

Cummins, Inc

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Corporate - General

Years of Experience

7-9 yrs required


USA Indianapolis, IN

Date Last Verified

Sep 26,2017

Posted on

Jun 16,2017

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Corporate Paralegal Duties: Manages, develops, and implements project(s) of varying complexity and size in assigned functional area. Partners with business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion. Leads multiple projects from inception to completion; facilitates project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope and objectives of each project; works with business stakeholders to establish project performance goals; designs project plan, develops timeline, identifies project milestones, and tracks performance against performance goals and timeline. Identifies, tracks, and works with others to resolve project issues. Monitors and communicates project status to project team. Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines. Manages project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives or solutions. Documents and shares team learnings with other teams; draws on other project team experiences to enhance the success of the project. Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments. Identifies and assigns appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks; guides and coaches team members through various stages of the project; provides developmental feedback to team members.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Certified paralegal or bachelor’s degree and required experience. 7-9 years’ experience as a paralegal in law firm or comparable experience in a corporate legal department. Strong knowledge of litigation matters and national litigation practice. Strong written and oral communication skills. Must be proactive, self-motivated with ability to work independently. Critical thinking and proficiency in problem solving and decision making skills. Ability to work in a fast paced environment. High level skills in legal analysis, research and writing.

Additional info


Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cummins, Inc
500 Jackson Street
Columbus, IN 47201