Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2018 11:32 AM
Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
The energy market is roughly 4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we're looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long:term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world:record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world's energy future, there's no better place to be than SunPower.
We believe that our employees create our brand : with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:
SUMMARY OF ROLE
SunPower is seeking a Senior Transactional Paralegal to provide support related to the
Company's commercial business and project finance efforts, as well as other areas where SunPower's
attorneys require support. A desire to provide world:class legal solutions to customers is a must. As
part of the legal department, this position focuses on supporting the Company's distributed generation team. This is a great opportunity to be part of
a close:knit, cross:functional team of talented and creative individuals.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):
Coordinate and facilitate closing of transactions (i.e., PPA and EPC contract execution, project financings and project sales for the commercial and industrial business unit),
including revision and completion of documents, coordination of signature pages, completion of
filings, assembly of closing sets, etc. Consult with supervising attorneys and communicate with clients on same.
Create and maintain organized database of documents for the commercial legal team.
Create subsidiaries and maintain corporate governance documentation, as required.
Provide support for a range of other types of commercial agreements, such as review and
analysis of contracts, review of requested edits to form agreements, preparation or
review of renewals or extensions of existing agreements, and development and review of draft
contracts under attorney supervision.
Provide real estate support to supervising attorneys, including coordination with title companies, surveyors, etc.
Assist supervising attorneys by organizing and gathering information for contract drafting and
following up on outstanding contract issues or status. This may include meeting with
appropriate departments to facilitate and expedite contract resolution.
Conduct legal and/or business research, provide timely and relevant information, and respond
to legal inquiries.
Provide administrative support and participate in department initiatives and projects, as
RELATED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Minimum requirements : The least amount of skills and training candidates must have to do a specific
job. Candidates not meeting these requirements will not be hired for this position.
• Location: Austin
• Post ID: 28457112 austin