202726 - Legal Associate, Senior
Industry
PRO
Region
TX-Texas
City
Greenville
State
TX
Rate
Up to $34.00 DOE
Duration
11 months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Legal Associate for a contract opportunity in Greenville, TX.

This position is 100% onsite.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Establishes organizational objectives for ethics and compliance to ensure alignment with legal and ethical standards and organizational values.
o Provides compliance advice and implements employee communications and training initiatives to foster an ethical culture and compliant conduct throughout the organization.
o Creates and maintains a system for the reporting of ethical breaches. Implements a program of measurement and auditing to monitor program performance and oversees periodic measurements of program effectiveness to ensure to ensure compliant transactions.
o May inform the board of directors and senior management teams of risks, incidents, initiatives driven by the ethics and compliance programs, and progress toward program goals.
o Responsibilities may include assessing relationships between risks and returns and providing guidance to business decision-makers on issues and development of risk mitigation strategies.
May oversee the analysis of current or proposed business operations to identify areas of potential loss or damage and quantify impact.
o Works under moderate supervision to triage and maintains confidential Client Helpline database in accordance with Helpline Case Management Guidelines.
o Request Attorney Client Privilege investigation letters on behalf of staff members
o Provides initial follow-up to Helpline Reporters as determined by assigned investigator.
o Assists Investigators with coordinating and facilitating investigation production requests and records inquiries (i.e., applicable policies, Concur travel reports, badge swipes, and other records.) with appropriate SME department liaison.
o Schedules meetings and confidential interviews for Legal Compliance team members.
o Monitors the aging of Hotline investigations and provides Reporter status when needed.
o Coordinates new hire Ethics training as needed and provide training, as backup to other staff members and Ethics Advisors.
o Department point of contact facilitating Annual Ethics Week initiatives and support activities at the local level.
o Uses computer in support of investigators to produce reports, compose and prepare correspondence, and other documents.
o Support compliance inquiries and other administrative activities as needed.
o Generate monthly activity reports and metrics.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requires practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience.

SHIFT:
Full-Time
1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Silmese Graves
sgraves@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.