National Oilwell Varco Paralegal - Maternity Cover/15month in United States

Title: Paralegal - Maternity Cover/15month Location: null Other Locations: null

Reporting to the Regional Counsel Russia/CIS, the Paralegal will support our Corporate Legal office in Moscow by providing regular and constructive legal assistance. The Paralegal should expect to interact with internal NOV employees as well as external lawyers and non-lawyers in a professional manner on a variety of corporate matters. You will be keen to take on challenges, develop your skills as well as expand your knowledge and experience through a variety of exciting initiatives.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Provide legal assistance to team in (Russia/CIS) in different areas related to legal activity. • Draft and work with relevant corporate documents of NOV Russian legal entities, represent NOV business interests with Russian authority while processing registration of corporate documents • Keep track on records of corporate documents, POAs issued on behalf of the Russian NOV legal entities • Keep track on records of received requests for contacts review • Work with public notary offices • Help with drafting claims and court claims, including collection of documents listed in claims and court claims • Various administrative duties, including drafting correspondence, scheduling meetings, maintaining files, and providing other support as assign. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Strategic • An exceptional ability to understand, evaluate and apply legal knowledge Operating • Be willing to provide colleagues with the information they need to complete their tasks and eliminate roadblocks Energy • Will be energised by challenges and drawn towards opportunities Organisational • Confident and professional when representing the company in person and in writing • Aspiring and keen to advance within the organisation Personal and Interpersonal • Imbued with a strong sense of customer focus (internal/external) • A candid team player who collaborates with peers to solve problems • Firm and diplomatic when negotiating • Committed to self-improvement and development through the role to achieve career goals

Quality

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications:

· The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Degree in Law) (Russian University) · Undergraduate Opportunity for LLB students

Experience:

· 0- 2 year of experience working in legal department

· Working knowledge of oil and gas industry

Skills, training or special knowledge

· Knowledge of English language (Level: upper-intermediate) · Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook, Consultant Plus, Garant)