Saturday , January 28 2023

Sun Country Airline Jobs – Senior Paralegal

Website Sun Country Airlines

Job Description:

This is an exciting time to join the Sun Country team as we continue to expand and grow. If you are an experienced Sr. Paralegal who is detailed orientated and enjoys providing support to a diverse legal team, we want to talk to you! This position will help keep the Legal Department “on track” while supporting all aspects of the Department’s responsibilities; including contract matters, transactional, labor and employment, litigation, reporting, licensing, and regulatory/government affairs.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Fearless representative of Sun Country Airlines in managing and working with outside counsel on litigation matters.
  • Diligent in factual and legal research and utilizing specialized software (e.g. Westlaw, Pacer) and internal database software (SharePoint) and tools to locate, compile and analyze information.
  • Familiarity with Aircraft or Engine purchase and lease agreements, or similar type of contracts.
  • Thoughtful in drafting and coordinating responses to subpoenas and governmental and administrative claims (i.e., DOT, FAA, EEOC, OSHA, TSA, and state regulators) and charges, as well as managing corporate, intellectual property, and regulatory filings.
  • Conscientious completer of Legal Department responsibilities, ensuring deadlines are met, reports are complete, responses are timely filed, letters are sent, documents are filed, and files are organized.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating templates, forms, and guidelines, as well as information on Legal Department databases (SharePoint) and contract management systems, and delivering weekly and monthly reporting to the General Counsel.
  • Meticulous in drafting correspondence, gathering, and analyzing information and documents for discovery responses, subpoenas, and motions.
  • Helpful in assisting with policy drafting and rollout for all company functional areas.
  • Vigilant in assisting with tracking legal developments and identifying issues and recommending possible solutions and courses of action to Legal Department’s attorneys.
  • Well versed in public-company style governance processes, including drafting resolutions and consents, interacting with Board members, and assisting with minutes, committee matters, and general governance items.
  • Ability to review and negotiate contracts.

Job Requirements:

  • At least five (5) years’ experience in a law firm or corporate in-house counsel setting.
  • Significant experience with Microsoft Office products (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) & Adobe Professional.
  • Proven ability to develop presentations in PPT.
  • Proven ability to develop reports in Excel.
  • Proactive with demonstrated initiative, ability to work independently, with the ability to anticipate and address follow-up needs and escalate issues for attorney review.
  • Internal drive to “own” projects and manage multiple tasks with competing deadlines.
  • A Paralegal Certificate and Bachelor’s degree is desired.
  • Skill and diplomacy working at all levels of the organization
  • Work experience with SharePoint.
  • Able to compare Word and PPT documents without assistance and maintain versioning and files with ease.
  • Work experience performing legal and factual research utilizing Westlaw and the internet.

Job Details:

Company: Sun Country Airlines

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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