Senior Labor and Employment Paralegal - posted 5/30/19

Senior Labor and Employment Paralegal - posted 5/30/19

Company Name: 
XPO Logistics
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Greenwich
CT
Salary Range: 
Job Summary: 

At XPO Logistics, we believe our employees are our biggest asset and we’re constantly looking for talented individuals who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As the Senior Labor and Employment Paralegal, you will be assisting with litigation, labor issues, benefits counseling and training. We want to leverage your skills and experience in all facets of the employer/employee relationship. On our team, you’ll have the tools and support to build a career you’ll be proud of.

Pay, benefits and more.
We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Oversee new matter intake and maintain/update the electronic database, including Labor and Employment (L&E) litigation, charges, status reports, trainings, major projects and budgets
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and implement new practices/processes as appropriate
  • Manage discovery and e-discovery issues, including legal hold process and document preservation, collection and production for L&E litigation docket; coordinate fact gathering and draft responses to discovery requests and third-party subpoenas
  • Assist in witness interviews and investigations, trainings and other presentations
  • Prepare regular and ad hoc reports and presentations related to the L&E function
  • Manage processes for case tracking, forecasting and analyses across the entire L&E function
  • Perform legal research and provide legal summaries on a project basis
Application Process: 
To apply, copy/paste this link in your browser: http://bit.ly/2Fmh6D9 or email your resume to Samuel.Rymer@xpo.com
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
July 01 2019
Additional Information: 
XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.