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In-House Healthcare Paralegal (Full-Time, Engagement)

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Latitude is seeking an In-House Healthcare Paralegal for an exciting full-time engagement opportunity to provide investigative, review, and research support to the Legal Department of a large non-profit healthcare network located in New Jersey. Applicants should have 5-10 years of in-house healthcare experience, including the redlining of contracts and other healthcare agreements, performing legal research and analyzing opinions for applicability to organizational matters, and reviewing documents for compliance with procedural requirements. Successful candidates will have a comprehensive understanding of the healthcare industry, including its legal and regulatory aspects and will be comfortable working in a fast-paced, highly regulated environment.

Requirements for the In-House Healthcare Paralegal:
  • 5-10 years of in-house healthcare experience, including the redlining of contracts and other healthcare agreements, performing legal research and analyzing opinions for applicability to organizational matters, and reviewing documents for compliance with procedural requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certificate
  • Highly organized self-starter with exceptional communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and consistently meet deadlines with high-quality work product in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with all areas and levels of the organization and outside counsel
  • Strong working knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, etc.
  • Outstanding references
Position Details of the In-House Healthcare Paralegal:
  • Type of Role: Engagement or Engagement to Permanent
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Location: Hybrid (Morristown, NJ)
Compensation
  • Pay: The salary range for this role is $70,000 - $80,000. Pay is based on multiple factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, and location.
  • Benefits: In addition to pay, a competitive benefits package is also provided, including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; 401(k) and generous leave policies.
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About Latitude

Latitude is a full-service flexible legal talent company serving corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. From Fortune Global 100 companies to start-ups and Global 50 law firms to boutiques, clients turn to us for top-tier attorneys and other legal professionals.


Latitude specializes in providing highly skilled former in-house counsel and Big Law attorneys for flexible contract engagements and permanent positions in dozens of practice areas, including commercial contracting, data privacy, M&A, employment, litigation, and more.

Founded in 2013, Latitude has been recognized by Chambers as a leading global flexible legal staffing company and the #1 Legal Recruiter by The National Law Journal.

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Outstanding attorneys and other legal professionals who are seeking contract assignments or consulting/secondment roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

Our Specialty: Peer-Level Contract Attorneys. Latitude Attorneys have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. Latitude Attorneys serve on a full- or part-time contract basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.

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Q: What other legal jobs do you have?
A: If you’re interested in working with Latitude but do not think this particular legal job is the right one for you, we encourage you to explore our other open opportunities or fill out a General Application by visiting us at https://latitudelegal.com/jobs/
 
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For more information about Latitude, please visit us at https://latitudelegal.com. Thank you for your interest in Latitude!

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