Marsh & McLennan Senior Paralegal in Chicago, Illinois

The senior paralegal works directly with and supports the Chief Privacy & International Trade Counsel of Marsh & McLennan on the company’s trade sanctions compliance program, and also privacy compliance program. The senior paralegal position assists with complex matters and projects, protocol and procedure drafting, third party discovery requests, day-to-day organizational efficiencies and other matters as assigned. May focus on general corporate, insurance, or other specific areas. - Support to attorneys and compliance colleagues on a wide range of legal matters related to sanctions laws and data privacy laws. - Prepare presentations in PowerPoint on sanctions and data privacy matters - Maintain corporate records for internal subsidiaries including but not limited to, maintaining logs of data protection agreements, updating legal summaries and compliance protocols and procedures, preparing summaries of laws or developments, and coordinating other documents related to sanctions pr - Experienced at organizing and managing a wide variety of legal and compliance projects - Excellent organization and communication skills - Keen attention to detail and excellent analytical ability - Exercises sound judgement and discretion with highly confidential information - Aspires to learn new skills and areas of the law - Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and changing priorities - Able to organize and handle multiple priorities - Excellent writing, proofreading and communication skills - Experience and proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel, SharePoint and PowerPoint - Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information - Professional and positive attitude and experience interacting with high level executives and senior management - Strong follow-up and execution skills - Ability to work independently and with a team - Collaborative work style - Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects - Flexibility to work overtime when requested - Knowl R009033-en R009033