NextEra Energy Sr Legal Assistant - Commercial Transactions in Juno Beach, Florida

Sr Legal Assistant - Commercial Transactions

Date:Feb 28, 2018

Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 20812

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description At NextEra Energy, we are taking our Legal Assistant role to the next level. You will be part of the team that drives excellence and works together in making an impact!

  • 8 years minimum as legal assistant in the TRANSACTIONS area at a law firm, government agency or corporation
  • Excellent MS Word, Power Point, Outlook skills
  • Familiarity with time entry, document management and MS Excel
  • Ability to triage incoming legal service requests
  • Ability to draft correspondence, basic legal documents, and reports
  • Ability to learn new technologies and adapt to new process and procedures
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Most importantly, must be a team player Apply now and make a difference.

Job Overview Employees in this role provide advanced legal and administrative assistance and support functions for attorneys and members of the law department.

Job Duties & Responsibilities • Assists in case preparation including basic legal research, file maintenance and transaction management and closings • Drafts documents and correspondence • Maintains legal calendar and schedules all legal proceedings and negotiations • Mentors and coordinates work activities for junior employees • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications • High School Grad / GED • Experience:8+ years Preferred Qualifications • Multi-Tasking • Time Management • Adaptability • Planning • Organization Skills • Typing Skills • Telephone Skills • Report/Presentation Preparation • Copy Services/Duplication • Mail Express Services

Employee Group: Non Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Legal/Regulatory/External Affairs Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC (0010) Location: Juno Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: No

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

If you require special support or accommodation while seeking employment with NextEra Energy, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748 (Option 1, Press 6) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday-Friday. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.

NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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