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Senior Paralegal

Posted Nov 11
Full Time
HybridBattle Creek, Michigan


At WK Kellogg Co, we exist to create joy and connection to inspire Gr-r-reat days. We believe that doing good is always good for business and we have stood for this since Kellogg Company was founded more than 117 years ago. We are passionate about doing our part to make nutritious foods, create social connectivity and respect natural resources. Together, these actions create positive progress for people and the planet – today and for years to come. We have big plans for how we are going to accomplish this, and we would love for you to join us in this effort.

As a Senior Paralegal located in Battle Creek, MI or Chicago, IL you will use your advanced people and organizational skills to support the Transactions Practice Group attorneys and assist as a corporate paralegal working on Corporate Books, Securities Filings and Communicating with our Board of Directors.   Your passion for interpersonal relationships and accomplishing goals is a key ingredient to your success. 

Our team is focused on support and relationships while keeping in mind the bigger picture for long term success. Not to mention, we all like cereal.



  • Board of Directors Coordination - You will work with a senior team to make accurate, timely Board materials and postings and maintain records of board communications and other board related matters.
  • Securities Filings/NYSE Compliance and Public Disclosures - You will work with a team to make accurate, timely filings and submission of SEC Section 16 Forms 3, 4, 5, and filings with the New York Stock Exchange for annual, quarterly and interim disclosures. 
  • Annual Proxy Statement/Annual Shareowner Meeting - Work with a senior team to help prepare a successful annual proxy statement and mailing, and help coordinate the WK Kellogg Co annual meeting of shareholders.
  • Corporate Books - Maintain the corporate and organizational books of WK Kellogg Co and its subsidiaries, by preparing corporate documents and forms to effectively support Company initiatives and maintain compliance with state and government regulations.




  • High School Diploma and 6-10 years’ experience supporting legal team or senior management
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office Suite, particularly PowerPoint
  •  Strong analytical and interpersonal communication skills and detail orientation  
  • Must possess strong organizational skills and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Capable of managing a cross-functional project
  • Ability to interact and communicate complex and technical information across multiple levels
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • History as a corporate paralegal with capabilities to work on Corporate Books, Securities Filings and communicating with Board of Directors


At WK Kellogg Co, our success depends on our most vital asset — our people. That’s why we’re committed to providing you with benefits and programs that support your Total Health and your journey to be and feel your best — physically, financially, emotionally, and socially. Our benefit offerings include:

  • Healthcare coverage, including vision and dental.
  • Savings and Investments contributions and match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life and AD&D insurance coverage

Our comprehensive and competitive benefits not only deliver value to you and your family, but also offer choice to meet your unique needs and knowledge to empower confident decision-making.



At WK Kellogg Co, we bring our best to everyone, every day through our trusted foods and brands. Our journey began in 1894, when our founder W.K. Kellogg reimagined the future of food with the creation of Corn Flakes, changing breakfast forever. Since then, we have embraced the same spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in everything we do, channeling our founder’s passion and commitment to creating high quality and delicious products while fostering communities. Our iconic brand portfolio includes Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Froot Loops, KashiSpecial K, Raisin BranFrosted Mini Wheats, and Bear Naked. With a presence in the majority of households across North America, our brands play a key role in enhancing the lives of millions of consumers every day, promoting a strong sense of physical, emotional and societal wellbeing. Our beloved brand characters, including Tony the Tiger and Toucan Sam, represent our deep connections with the consumers and communities we serve. For more information, visit

WK Kellogg Co is proud to offer industry competitive benefits (Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Social) that vary depending on region and type of role. Be sure to ask your recruiter for more information!

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The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

WK Kellogg Co is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


For US applicants:

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this link.