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Compass Minerals America Inc. Corporate Legal Intern in Overland Park, Kansas


Compass Minerals is a leading provider of essential minerals. Our core purpose is to keep people safe, feed the world and enrich lives every day. We do this through producing salt for winter roadway safety as well as using salt for other consumer, industrial and agricultural uses. We also mine, manufacture and formulate specialized plant nutrition minerals that improve the quality and yield of crops.

Our corporate offices are based in Overland Park, KS but we are a global company with locations across the US, Canada, Brazil, and the UK. Our company has a rich history stretching back to 1844 but became publicly traded in 2003.

At Compass Minerals we are committed to creating a workplace that respects and values the diversity and inclusion of the people and communities around us and where employees can thrive and deliver high-performing, sustainable organizational success.

Job Summary

Compass Minerals is looking for ambitious and enthusiastic students to join our fast-paced world as Interns in the summer of 2021. In this position, you will collaborate directly with key members of our team while working on projects and tasks that will ensure you experience in a real-world business environment. You will be in charge of projects that will help you build your resume and develop stronger communication, time management, and organizational skills. You will put your analytical and technical skills to test and roll up your sleeves to complete a project(s) that will teach you about the Legal functions on a high performing team, as well as contribute to the team’s success (and ultimately our customers).

This role is an internship that will last June 2021 to August 2021


Education requirements:

  • 1L or 2L students actively enrolled in an accredited Juris Doctor (JD) degree program

Experience/Skill Set:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to communicate reasoning

  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) and web-based research

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Has a self-starter attitude with a high level of motivation

  • Energetic and eager to tackle new projects and ideas

  • Evidence of leadership skills and experience, working effectively with a team

  • Ability to receive coaching and a desire to enhance learning

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload even when faced with conflicting priorities

  • High level of attention to detail while providing accurate deliverables aligned with departmental standards

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality, and use discretion, tact and diplomacy

Compass Minerals is an equal opportunity employer that hires and promotes the best candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, or veteran status.

If interested and qualified, please apply online at www.CompassMinerals.com (http://www.compassminerals.com/)

Job: Administrative Support

Primary Location: US-KS-Overland Park

Work Locations: Overland Park, KS USA 9900 W 109th St Overland Park 66210

Organization: Corporate

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Temporary

Shift: Internship

Day Job

Req ID: 2100000G