September 21, 2016

Senior Paralegal

Mastech - Downey, CA

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  • Company
    Mastech Mastech
  • Location
    Downey, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description

Mastech Digital is a growing company dedicated to innovation and teamwork. We are currently seeking a Senior Paralegal for our client in the Healthcare domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 6 Months Contract
Location: Downey, CA 90242
Compensation: Best Market Rate

Role: Senior Paralegal

Role Description: The Senior Paralegal would need to have at least 5+ years of experience.

Top 3-5 Daily Responsibilities:

- Manage intake of and response to regulatory affairs issues/inquiries, including: maintaining database of regulatory affairs matters, triage to appropriate team members/stakeholders, researching applicable statute/regulations, collaborating with appropriate SMEs and stakeholders, drafting and submitting the final response.
- Develop and maintain internal electronic filing system to store and track regulatory affairs/compliance matters.
- Develop processes and corresponding job aides to assist with standardization of responses and enhanced team performance improvement.

Top 3-5 Skills:

- Knowledge of health care compliance principles, policies, practices and standards.
- Proficiency with PC applications, including but not limited to: MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
- Ability to identify, analyze, and develop responses to address regulatory affairs issues/inquiries.
- Ability to draft and revise documents including regulatory responses, policies, standards, analyses, and reports.

Desired Skills:

- Knowledge of Federal & CA State Pharmacy laws/regulations.
- Experience in developing and maintaining dashboards and processes to track and trend compliance/regulatory affairs matters and internal projects.

Soft Skills:

- Exceptional time management skills and ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced work environment driven by regulatory deadlines.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, diplomacy and ability to work in a team environment.
- Ability to manage projects independently with limited supervision, and initiative to self-start projects that will improve the team's performance.
- Flexibility, creativity, and problem solving/trouble shooting skills.
- Ability to identify and capitalize available resources (i.e., leverage stakeholders for collaborative teamwork) to complete large projects.

Education: High School
Experience: Minimum 5+ years
Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses
Travel: No
Local Preferred: Yes

Recruiter Name: Kanishk Vashist
Recruiter Phone: 877-884-8834 (Ext: 2269)