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Paralegal, Marketing

Posted Jul 02
Full Time
Plano, Texas

Job Description

The Paralegal, Marketing will serve a key role within the Pizza Hut Legal Department and will work with cross-functional partners to support and facilitate marketing and advertising initiatives, with a specific focus on conducting marketing legal review on a wide range of promotional materials.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct, coordinate and/or assist with the review of consumer-facing promotional materials.
  • Evaluate creative content for potential third-party IP concerns and coordinate with Yum! trademark team to submit clearance search requests.
  • Prepare disclosures and disclaimers for upcoming marketing windows.
  • Oversee social media and marketing materials from a legal perspective, including issue spotting, inclusion of disclosures/disclaimers, and FTC compliance.
  • Support sweepstakes and contest promotions by coordinating rules and issue-spotting for promotions.
  • Work with legal team, internal corporate counsel, and/or external legal counsel to identify potential legal and/or business risks and provide proactive solutions.
  • Assist in various legal projects and initiatives, as needed, and provide support to other legal areas as requested.
  • Partner with internal marketing and cross-functional team members throughout the Pizza Hut, LLC organization as well as the Pizza Hut legal team and Yum! Brands IP/trademark team.
  • Interact regularly with advertising agencies as well as outside counsel.

Experience & Skills:



  • 2+ years of legal experience in a law firm or corporate environment preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Detail oriented with an ability to manage, juggle, and prioritize multiple projects and competing deadlines and resolve critical issues in real time.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to effectively support a variety of stakeholders, both inside and outside the company.
  • Team player – ability to work with others directly and indirectly and to interrelate politely and professionally but firmly with demanding priorities and influence when needed.
  • Flexibility, creativity, good judgement, enthusiasm, and diplomacy.
  • Urgency and results focus to ensure timely and appropriate response to rapidly changing situations.



  • Paralegal certificate preferred.

_Salary Range: $­­76,000 to $85,000 annually + bonus eligibility. This is the expected salary range for this position. Ultimately, in determining pay, we'll consider the successful candidate’s location, experience, and other job-related factors.

_ About Us

Who We Are

Founded in 1958, Pizza Hut - a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. - now operates more than 18,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries. Pizza Hut is leading the way in providing customers with great experiences, innovating with technology and new products, as well as delivering exceptional service.

Our People & Culture

We're looking for people who LOVE pizza and thrive in a fun, past paced, and customer-centric environment. At our corporate campuses, Pizza Hut has created the perfect place for you to grow your career. Every day, you’ll work to support our franchisees and teams across the U.S., continuously challenging yourself to feed more possibilities. In return, we’ll provide professional development and career growth opportunities so that you can become your best and achieve your goals. And we’ll sweeten the deal by immersing you in our world-class recognition culture and providing a robust array of benefits, some highlights include:

  • Hybrid work schedule and year-round half day Fridays
  • Onsite childcare through Bright Horizons
  • Onsite dining center
  • Onsite gym with fitness classes and personal trainer sessions
  • 4 weeks of vacation per year plus holidays and time off for volunteering
  • Tuition reimbursement and education benefits
  • Generous parental leave for all new parents and adoption assistance program
  • 401(k) with a 6% matching contribution from Yum!
  • Comprehensive medical & dental including prescription drug benefits and 100% preventive care

Giving Back

As a global company, Pizza Hut aims to make the world better by acting responsibly with respect to food, planet and people. Whether it’s donating food through the Harvest Program or supporting literacy with the Pizza Hut BOOK IT! Program – the company, our franchisees and our team members are committed to improving the communities we serve.

Pizza Hut is an equal opportunity workplace and committed to fostering an inclusive, diverse culture . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability and genetic information (including family medical history).