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Paralegal - Corporate Governance Liquidations Manager, 12 Month Contract

Jacksonville, New York

Take ownership of the Corporate Governance aspects of this Project and come and join our dynamic Liquidation Projects team on a 12-month contract. 

You will provide key governance and company secretarial inputs into the project and support to senior directors, business group heads and support divisions on a global project to liquidate/dissolve entities that are no longer required.  You will be the main corporate governance contact in the team and will take the lead on implementing the corporate governance/company secretarial elements of the dissolution step plans.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • conducting due diligence on entities proposed for dissolution/liquidation
  • supporting team members both in the FMG Liquidation Project Team and the local Governance team with regards to compiling, finalizing, and signing off on said due diligence
  • drafting board resolutions and related dissolution documents
  • attending and minuting Board meetings and following up on any actions
  • working closely with key internal stakeholders (including Finance, Tax, Treasury, Compliance and Legal) as well as external advisers where necessary, to formulate and implement dissolution step plans
  • managing, advising, and reporting on the dissolution of entities and assisting with the tracking of related cost savings.

You will be driven and self-motivated and will have strong company secretarial and corporate governance knowledge and experience gained in a similar, faced paced environment. You will need to possess a bachelor’s degree and completion of ABA-approved paralegal program a plus while bringing at least 5yrs of paralegal experience focusing on corporate governance at in-house legal department and/or law firm. Your integrity and pragmatic approach to problems will be your strength along with the ability to communicate with people at all levels within our business. You are a team player, can multi-task and have a successful track record in a relevant corporate governance related role.

Start this exciting journey by applying online today. To learn more about careers with Macquarie, visit www.macquarie.com/careers.

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including color and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

We recognize that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

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About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: FMG-956787
Work type: Agency Worker
Location: Jacksonville, New York
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Administration & Support
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Finance
Recruiter: Lisa Ferrara
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