Regulatory Compliance Paralegal (4001049416) Austin, Texas

Salary: USD58000 - USD59000 per hour + Commensurate

Regulatory Compliance Paralegal

State Regulatory Compliance

  • Prepare and timely file all state regulatory compliance reports (annual, quarterly and/or monthly)
  • Compile all internal information required for reports
  • Update and maintain internal tracking for regulatory reports
  • Draft motions for protective order to ensure protection of confidential information
  • Prepare and file responses to state regulatory inquiries related to certificated carrier
  • Prepare and process check requests for PUC Assessments

Customer Complaints

  • Responsible for preparing responses to customer complaints (state regulatory or attorney general), including, review complaint; complete internal investigation; draft response for Legal Counsel review; file response
  • Assist with complaints involving potential or active litigation
  • Assist internal Finance Collection Team in drafting responses to complaints

Rate Specialist

  • Update internal matrices with current rates charged
  • Assist in inquiries regarding correct rates under interconnection agreements and tariffs
  • Assist in validation of rates in audits or inquires by internal departments

 

State and Federal Regulatory Advocacy Support

  • Support Legal Counsel in all proceedings or advocacy before state and federal regulatory authorities, including PSCs, FCC, USAC,  and legislatures

 

Required Skills and Knowledge:

Technical Skills:

Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and familiarization with systems, reports, procedures required for the job

Strong written and verbal communications skills

Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

Financial background (accounting or finance) would be helpful, but not required

Independent worker and self-starter on certain projects while also strong team work skills

Willingness to learn new substantive areas of practice and assist with variety of projects that may arise for Legal Department

 

Educational BackgroundTypically requires an Associate’s degree in related field or equivalent experience, certifications, or training

Job-related Experience : 3+ years of related experience

 

Salary Range: $58,000-$59,000

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