Massachusetts Institute of Technology Senior Legal and Compliance Analyst in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Job Description

SENIOR LEGAL AND COMPLIANCE ANALYST, MIT Investment Management Company (MITIMCo)-Cambridge Real Estate Team, to oversee various key processes that are imperative to successfully supporting MITIMCo’s Cambridge Real Estate team. Will understand and manage (on a first-point-of-contact basis) the legal and compliance issues faced by a real estate management and development office. Responsibilities include reviewing numerous consultant contracts on a weekly basis (including environmental consultants, master planners, architects, and contractors), spotting key legal issues, and managing the consultant contracting process; preparing many common real estate documents, e.g., lease amendments, access agreements, and nondisclosure agreements; devising and implementing strategies for identifying and processing large volumes of documents and information, especially electronically-stored documents and information; coordinating and managing paper and electronic document collection, review, and production by working with document custodians; assisting in the preparation of materials for real estate transactions and consultant contracts; and other special projects as assigned.

MITIMCo’s Cambridge Real Estate Team develops and maintains a high profile, complex, and dynamic real estate portfolio. No two days will be the same as the legal team navigates a myriad of legal issues confronting team members.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: at least five years’ experience and expertise assisting busy lawyers with complex real estate and contracting legal matters, specifically in an in-house legal office or in a law firm; paralegal certification; ability to resolve ambiguous, complex, and multivariable problems; excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to organize and manage multiple projects, prioritize competing needs, adjust to shifting priorities, meet tight deadlines, work under pressure, and respond to different constituencies with differing focuses; meticulous attention to detail; strong Microsoft Office skills; and keen judgment. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Job #14876-6

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

Job Number: 14876

Functional Area: Legal

Department: MIT Investment Management Company

School Area: Executive Vice President

Employment Type: Full-Time

Employment Category: Non-Exempt

Visa Sponsorship Available: No