|Title||Practice Assistants Needed , All levels|
|Categories||Administrative Support Staff (Law Firm)|
|Location||New York, NY|
An international law firm seeks multiple Practice Assistants
Essential Job Functions
A Practice Assistant provides secretarial and administrative support to attorneys and paralegals in a variety of practice areas.
• Interfacing and establishing ongoing positive business relationship with clients.
Qualifications & Requirements
The qualified candidate will have recent secretarial or assistant experience (preferably in a large law firm); excellent written and oral communication skills; a proactive work ethic; attention to detail; the ability to work well under pressure in a constantly changing environment; excellent attendance, punctuality, and flexibility for overtime; the ability to successfully work in a team-oriented environment. Strong day-to-day organizational skills are essential, including the ability to analyze, assess and prioritize work assignments as well as the ability to multi-task. The candidate mustbe proficient in Microsoft Word and formatting documents utilizing Styles. A minimum typing of 55+ wpm is required. PowerPoint and Excel expertise and a college degree are preferred.