We are seeking a business/transactional legal assistant/project manager to fill a full time, permanent position in a downtown law firm. You will support several attorneys on a busy desk involving business, transactional and emerging business work. Basic duties include file management, travel planning and scheduling, handling phone calls and correspondence and a variety of other administrative duties. Your prior experience with business/transactional matters will qualify you for consideration. The firm will provide a competitive wage and a complete benefits package.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years current business/corporate/emerging business experience in a law firm or corporate legal environment. Excellent attention to detail, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities and the ability to work efficiently and well under pressure are all key to success on this desk. Candidates should be client-focused and excel in delivering high level customer service. Candidates must have intermediate to advanced MS Office (particularly Outlook and Word) skills.