Transactional Paralegal

United States / Canada
Legal – Legal - Project Finance & Strategic Transactions /
Full-time, remote /
Remote
Company Overview
Intersect Power is a team of friends driven to preserve our planet for future generations through low-carbon energy and infrastructure solutions. Founded in 2016, the privately held clean energy company develops and owns some of the world’s largest clean energy resources serving customers in retail and wholesale energy markets across North America. The company is redefining the scope of the clean energy industry by enabling new pathways between clean electricity and the broader economy to enable the deep decarbonization of our economy. We are on an aggressive growth trajectory and are staffing key positions.

About This Position
We are looking for a Transactional Paralegal to join our dynamic, friendly, and innovative Project Finance and Strategic Transactions Legal team. This position will interface regularly with all functional teams across the organization.

Responsibilities and Duties

    • The Transactional Paralegal will:
    • Train new team members. 
    • Assist attorneys with the preparation and review of documentation related to financial transactions, including loan agreements, security agreements, tax equity, mergers and acquisitions, and other closing documents.
    • Review project and corporate records to create disclosure schedules. Manage and organize transaction files, ensuring all documents are properly filed and easily accessible.
    • Coordinate the closing process of financial transactions, including scheduling, preparation of closing checklists, and distribution of executed documents.
    • Manage documentation for construction loan draws and rep bringdowns. 
    • Prepare and file UCC financing statements, UCC searches and other necessary corporate filings and searches.
    • Assist with post-closing activities, including tracking and ensuring compliance with post-closing obligations.
    • Liaise with clients, opposing counsel, and other parties involved in transactions to facilitate communication and document exchange.
    • Conduct legal and factual research as needed to support transaction-related activities.
    • Maintain and update transaction status reports and other tracking tools.
    • Identify opportunities for improvement of internal processes. 
    • Provide general administrative support to attorneys and other team members as required.

Qualifications and Skills

    • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
    • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Adobe
    •  Excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey complex information in a clear and concise mannerExceptional attention to detail and accuracy
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with a collaborative attitude
    • Ability to handle self under pressure, work independently and follow through on tasks to completion in a timely manner

    • *A note on qualifications: Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they believe they are able to perform every task in the job description. We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job and will consider any equivalent combination of knowledge, skills, education and experience to meet minimum qualifications. If you are interested in applying, we encourage you to think broadly about your background and skill set for the role. 

Physical & Sensory Requirements

    • Mostly sedentary work; using standard office equipment including: a computer, keyboard, and telephone
    • Position requires some travel for company-wide meetups: ~5 weeks total through a calendar year

    • Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email hr@intersectpower.com.

Salary & Benefits

    • Salary: $70,000- $80,000 USD base salary with 20-30% annual target bonus
    • Exceptional Healthcare:  Access comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans with 100% premium coverage for both you and your dependents. 
    • Financial Security:  Benefit from a 3% non-elective employer contribution to your 401k or RRSP, ensuring your financial future is on the right track.
    • Time Off:  Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO) +  two company-wide vacation weeks (Fourth of July & End of year). We believe in the importance of rest and relaxation.
    • Family-Friendly Policies:  Experience up to 12 weeks of fully paid parental leave, with an additional 6 weeks for birth parents. We support you through the exciting journey of parenthood.
    • Mental Health and Well-being:  Access mental health and behavioral coaching services through Ginger, providing you with the support you need to thrive both personally and professionally.
    • Family Planning Support:  Navigate family planning with ease through our partnership with Carrot, ensuring a seamless experience for new parents.
    • Perks:  Enjoy a variety of perks, including a $150 USD monthly food stipend on UberEats and a pet insurance allowance. We care about the little things that make a big difference.
    • Tech-Ready:  Gear up with our new hire tech package, including a laptop, monitor, docking station, webcam, headphones, and more. Set up your home office with provided furniture, including a desk and chair.

    • At Intersect Power we believe in fostering a supportive and enriching environment for our team members. Join us and experience a workplace that truly values you, inside and outside the office!