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Corporate Paralegal

Posted Mar 23
Full Time
On Site
Chicago, Illinois
Reddit is a community of communities. It’s built on shared interests, passion, and trust and is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the internet. Every day, Reddit users submit, vote, and comment on the topics they care most about. With 100,000+ active communities and approximately 73+ million daily active unique visitors, Reddit is one of the internet’s largest sources of information. For more information, visit redditinc.com.

We are looking for an experienced corporate paralegal to join our growing legal team! The successful candidate will be a resourceful self-starter, comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment and excellent at building strong relationships. This position will report to the Head of Corporate Legal. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Support all aspects of Reddit’s securities, corporate governance, equity administration, and M&A functions and work collaboratively with other members of the legal team and cross-functional partners
  • Maintain corporate minute books and corporate records database
  • Organize and support periodic reporting (e.g. 10-Qs, 10-Ks) and Section 16 reporting
  • Liaise with cross-functional partners to support corporate legal needs relating to Reddit’s international expansion 
  • Manage domestic and international corporate filings for Reddit and its subsidiaries  
  • Complete legal due diligence for M&A transactions support deal closing
  • Devise and implement legal processes to enable both legal and business functions to operate effectively 

 

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of corporate paralegal experience, including securities and corporate governance experience
  • Able to take initiative and manage projects independently
  • Collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal skills  
  • Adaptable mindset with a positive attitude and willingness to pivot as needed to support the business
  • Excellent attention to detail and focus on process improvement
  • Excellent judgment and ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills  

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in-house
  • Experience at a technology company  
  • Experience with periodic reporting and Section 16 reporting 
  • M&A due diligence experience
  • Equity administration experience

 

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • Workspace benefits for your home office
  • Personal & Professional development funds
  • Family Planning Support
  • Flexible Vacation (please use them!) & Reddit Global Wellness Days
  • 4+ months paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Volunteer time off

 

Pay Transparency:

This job posting may span more than one career level.

In addition to base salary, this job is eligible to receive equity in the form of restricted stock units, and depending on the position offered, it may also be eligible to receive a commission. Additionally, Reddit offers a wide range of benefits to U.S.-based employees, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) program with employer match, generous time off for vacation, and parental leave. To learn more, please visit https://www.redditinc.com/careers/.

To provide greater transparency to candidates, we share base pay ranges for all US-based job postings regardless of state. We set standard base pay ranges for all roles based on function, level, and country location, benchmarked against similar stage growth companies. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors including, skills, depth of work experience and relevant licenses/credentials, and may vary from the amounts listed below.

The base pay range for this position is:
$111,700$156,400 USD

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