Corporate Paralegal


Selecta Biosciences is seeking a talented Corporate Paralegal to join our fast paced and growing company!  In this newly created position, the Corporate Paralegal will assist the in-house legal department with the administrative functions of managing a public company.

Principal Duties/Responsibilities

 Assist in the preparation of SEC filings including 10-Ks, 10-Qs and proxy’s

  • Prepare and coordinate board packages including creating PowerPoint presentations
  • Liaison with BOD and assistants for meeting logistics and follow up items
  • Manage BOD and SEC compliance calendars
  • Assist with management of IP correspondence
  • Assist with the preparation of redlined documents
  • Coordinate with internal departments for the request for documents related to SEC filings and corporate governance
  • Oversee the administration of a contracts database
  • Assist with special projects on various issues when needed

Educational and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years’ experience of relevant direct corporate and securities experience
  • Prior in-house experience at a public company required
  • Biotech experience is a plus
  • Provide flexibility, composure, and the ability to prioritize and handle urgent tasks and requests simultaneously with a high level of competence and accuracy
  • Exceptional attention to detail required
  • Excellent organizational skills required
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook) required, with knowledge of general office equipment
  • Maintain a collegial, team oriented and positive attitude

Work Environment

This role will be performed primarily in an office environment, with frequent computer use at a workstation.  Successful applicants will be able to function throughout the office environment.

An employee in this position works in an environment in which safety, environmental and health concerns may demand constant attention. Strict adherence to Company policies, rules, and regulations in these areas is required.

Qualified candidates can apply by clicking on:  CPL.  Please refer to Job Code 17009 when corresponding about this position.


Selecta is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer of Minorities, Females, Disabled Individuals, and Veterans (M/F/D/V).

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