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Part Time Paralegal/Legal Contract Assistant - USA Triathlon (Colorado Springs · CO · Open to Remote)

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Legal: Clerk/Paralegal
At USA Triathlon, we believe that life is better when you swim, bike and run. 
  
USA Triathlon is the Olympic and Paralympic National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of triathlon and all things multisport and is the largest multisport organization in the world. We spend every day thinking about ways to grow and support the sport. We’re building the most innovative service organization in sports and transforming lives by inspiring participation to help communities become healthier. We also represent our country at the highest levels of international competition, striving to win medals with class and integrity. 
  
We are defining the modern-day NGB, with innovation as a cornerstone of our strategy. We are guided by principles of service leadership, performance excellence, collaboration, and diversity and inclusion at all levels of the organization. Our focus on listening, collaborating and adapting our existing model has allowed us to create step function changes in our business model, governance and constituent support, and play a leadership role throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Movement. 
  
We are all about going above and beyond to serve the triathlon community, and we work equally hard to serve our teammates. We are committed to being the best place to work in the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic movement by focusing on hiring, training and promoting talented, dedicated, passionate individuals who want to get better every day.
  
Come to Colorado Springs, ranked No. 4 as a Best Place to Live by U.S. News & World Report in its 2020-2021 survey! USA Triathlon was selected as one of Front Office Sports’ 2020 Best Employers in Sports! USA Triathlon was also selected as an honorable mention in Outside Magazine’s 2020 Best Places to Work. (https://www.outsideonline.com/2418305/best-places-work-2020). USA Triathlon has been nationally recognized for its commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access, having been awarded the USOPC’s Advancements in Diversity and Inclusion Award in 2017 and the USOPC’s National Governing Bodies’ Diversity & Inclusion Choice Award in 2018 and 2019. Be part of the Olympic & Paralympic movement. Hone your skills and expertise while creating opportunities for triathletes to live their best lives.
We hope you are ready for a fulfilling challenge.
  
Position Summary:
This position is responsible for assisting the USAT Senior Counsel in drafting and proofreading legal documents. Examples include event agreements, contracts, waivers and discovery responses. You will support the organization’s business operations by organizing and tracking contract needs and requests from your colleagues.
 
General Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Draft and proofread contracts and agreements
  • Organize, track and be the primary contact for litigation matters led by outside counsel
  • Review and manage discovery responses
  • Manage, organize and maintain contracts and documents in electronic filing system
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Senior Counsel
 
Requirements:
  • Paralegal certification or law degree preferred
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Business law firm experience preferred
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

A cover letter is required along with your resume. 
 
Additional Job Information:
Hiring Pay Range: $20-$30/hour
Location: USA Triathlon Headquarters, Colorado Springs, CO; Remote option negotiable

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.