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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Corporate Paralegal in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities: Sr. Corporate Paralegal to work closely with the Diabetes Care executive leadership, the General Counsel, and other members of the Legal/Compliance team to support the Company’s Board of Directors, Business Development and commercial teams, and subsidiaries.

Essential Job Functions:

In cooperation with the members of the Legal/Compliance Department:

  • Manage Corporate records, including minute books, Board and Committee calendars and schedules, and SEC filings.

  • Support the drafting and negotiation of key strategic commercial arrangements and Business Development opportunities.

  • Manage materials for Board and Committee meetings.

  • Lead annual Director and Officer surveys and the filing of Form 4 reports.

  • Play a key role in the Company’s annual corporate filings, including Proxy, Annual Report and Corporate Responsibility Report.

  • Work closely with international leadership and Company finance teams to maintain corporate subsidiaries.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate required

  • 8+ years legal/compliance in-house or major law firm background, preferably within medical device or pharma company

  • Experience with WDesk and Diligent

Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to work effectively with business personnel at all levels

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to relate easily with all levels within the organization

  • Collegial style, team player

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills

  • Excellent analytical abilities

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate required

Physical Demands: Limited

Work Environment: Office

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Primary Work Location

USA NJ - Franklin Lakes

Additional Locations

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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