HR Paralegal

Venture capital firm Altair Capital (130+ portfolio companies) is looking to expand its legal team with a full-time Corporate Paralegal

Responsibilities:
  • Assisting with closing of venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital exits, and other transactions
  • Preparing term sheets, cap tables, revising investment documents
  • Assisting with corporate due diligence and data room review
  • Monitoring current investments and deadlines
  • Preparing board or directors minutes, resolutions, or notices, or other corporate governance tasks
  • Research startup financing and legal trends
  • Assisting with KYC compliance, as needed
  • Assisting Altair’s Head of Legal with other relevant tasks, as needed
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree with strong academic record in relevant field and/or paralegal certificate
  • Ideally at least two years prior experience working as a paralegal in a venture capital firm or law firm
  • Working knowledge of US and/or English corporate law required, Israeli corporate law an advantage
  • Prior experience with venture capital funds and/or startups
  • Excellent written English skills, ability to work with, revise, and sometimes draft complex legal texts in English
  • Proficiency with Word and Excel
  • Proficiency with Asana, Google Apps, Dropbox
  • Ability to effectively work remotely with a global team and occasionally travel
  • Ability to prioritize, working on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong organizational, judgment and problem solving skills, excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Hebrew, Russian, or German an advantage but not mandatory