Wells Fargo

Location:

Des Moines, Iowa

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Phone:

415) 820-7800

Paralegal 2

Wells Fargo - Des Moines, Iowa

Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Description

At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

The Legal Department supports the vision and values of Wells Fargo by providing expert, creative, cost-effective, and timely advice and services to all Wells Fargo businesses and support functions. We operate in accordance with the highest standards of judgment, integrity, and ethical leadership to find creative solutions that best serve our customers, prudently manage risks, and contribute to Wells Fargo’s enterprise success.

Researches and resolves issues and matters which may involve substantial legal or factual complexity, through detailed review and/or examination of documentation and/or factual investigation. Provides background for specific client inquiries, claims, disputes, cases and/or proceedings. Identify and collect documents for discovery and prepare and manage production of those documents. May prepare or review agreements and documents. Provides support to a specialized practice or functional area within the Legal Department, requiring a high degree of analytical, written and oral communication and organization skills. Able to identify specific as well as broad, underlying issues in area of expertise and work independently on complex assignments without direct supervision.

This position will work closely with and oversee the work of Legal Process Specialist(s) within the Des Moines Special Case Unit. Provides assistance and oversight in case resolution on assigned matters. Develops processes to track and ensure quality and accuracy. Develops best practices. Provides training, coaching and guidance to Legal Process Specialist(s). Ensures compliance with all applicable policy and regulatory requirements. Coordinates with attorneys on highly complex projects and escalations.

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of paralegal experience
Desired Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong organizational, multi tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work independently, proactively, innovatively, and creatively while exercising sound judgment
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) skills
Other Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of consumer real estate transactions/closings

  • Knowledge of Passport Legal Database a plus

Job Expectations

  • Paralegal certification may be required in some states
Street Address

IA-Des Moines: 800 Walnut St - Des Moines, IA

Disclaimer

  • All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

    Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.
    Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

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