Legal Assistant


Lincoln, NE Technology
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At Ameritas, fulfilling life is what we do daily. We continuously strive to help our customers and employees enjoy life at its very best by reducing uncertainty, helping grow assets and protecting what is most cherished. We're here to help people put worry behind and the future ahead and help enable a life that's rich in family, happiness, health and financial security. When lives are fulfilled, our mission is fulfilled.

Ameritas Life Insurance Corp is seeking a Legal Assistant to drive the business by providing administrative, secretarial, and clerical support for the Securities Law Filing Team, and have primary responsibility for preparation of securities filings, including EDGAR filings. By maintaining close responsive relationships with the Securities Law Filing Team associates and associates throughout the Ameritas organization, the candidate assists in providing effective, proactive legal services relating to the preparation of regulatory filings of the enterprise variable products, and the completion of other projects assigned to the Securities Law Filing Team.

Essential Job Functions

* Preparation (initial or updating) of prospectuses, memoranda, letters, and agreements as required by the Securities Law Filing Team members.
* Prepare EDGAR version of all documents to be filed for enterprise variable products; work with other areas of the enterprise as necessary to finalize same.
* Proofreading and review of all documents prepared by the candidate for Securities Law Filing Team; proofread and review other documents as requested by members of the Securities Law Filing Team.
* Assist in tracking agreements under review by Securities Law Filing Team.
* Maintain files for Securities Law Filing Team, including work with Securities Filing Specialist or her designee concerning document storage, records management, and offsite storage/retrieval coordination.
* Make all travel preparations for members of the Securities Law Filing Team.
* Assist with prioritization and tracking of Securities Law Filing Team projects.
* Assist members of the Securities Law Filing Team as requested with special projects.


* High school diploma or equivalent
* Technical or vocational school education or job experience considered a plus.
* Must have excellent keyboard skills.
* Must be detail oriented with very close attention to detail.
* Must be able to take direction from Securities Law Filing Team members, and work well with the team.
* Prefer capability to prepare basic business letter with minimal direction.
* Organizational and problem solving skills required daily to respond to multiple priorities in a timely manner.

We are Ameritas: proud to say we're in the business of fulfilling life.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 1760

Posted 12 days ago

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