Cannon Design is an Ideas Based Practice, ranked among the leading international firms in planning and design for healthcare, research, education, corporate commercial, sports and government clients. At present, the firm employs a staff of over 1,000, delivering services in 16 offices throughout North America as well as abroad in Shanghai, China, and Mumbai, India. Cannon Design offers challenging and rewarding career opportunities for an experienced Paralegal in a dynamic, team-focused work environment in our Buffalo office.
We are seeking an exceptional communicator with strong organizational and teaming skills to be an integral part of our Legal Department. Working with our attorneys, this position will be involved with our contracting process, including managing/monitoring workflow and following up on contract status as needed, resolving routine contract-related issues, and ensuring that best practices are being followed throughout the process. The position will also require assistance with initial review of consultant agreements and vendor agreements.
A Bachelor’s degree in related field and paralegal certification are required. A minimum five years of related experience, including extensive contracts and compliance experience, required. Previous construction industry or A/E experience strongly preferred. Strong communication, organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills are essential for success in this role, as is the ability to work effectively and serve diverse internal clients in a high volume, fast-paced environment. Advanced MS Office skills required. Knowledge of Prolaw software is helpful.
Join us at Cannon Design, one of the finest design and project delivery firms in the world. Upload resumes and portfolio materials through our career portal located at www.cannondesign.com.