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Job Order ID: 39840

Job Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Salary: $50,000 - $70,000

  • Posted on: 03/22/2024

Are you a legal assistant with experience working in litigation? Do you have a "can do" attitude and enjoy taking the initiative? Does the chance to gain experience working for an internationally reputable law firm with a positive collegial environment interest you? Then check out the below role!

ABOUT OUR CLIENT

Being a global firm, our client has earned a spot as one of the best Canadian law firms, having a presence in over 60 practices and 50 industries. They pride themselves on strong collaboration and being able to partner with key partners to ensure they provide their clients with the best legal services and the ability to give back to the community. More pertinent to you, they have an excellent reputation and boast a positive, collegial work environment for all members of their staff.

 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

The position would be ideal for a junior to intermediate legal administrative assistant with a solid foundation in commercial litigation who is looking for a fixed term contract role as the role is a maternity leave cover.

 

ABOUT THE POSITION

Your duties include, but are not limited to:  

  • Maintaining an efficient bring forward system
  • All administrative duties including scheduling meetings, calendar management, opening and closing files, preparing expense reports, and conflict searches
  • Prepare engagement letters and routine correspondence
  • Maintain all physical and electronic filing
  • Liaise with billing coordinators for monthly production of accounts
  • Provide backup coverage in the absence of other assistants or team members
  • All other duties as assigned

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 – 3+ of experience with litigation, ideally in large firm setting
  • LAA Certificate
  • Strong understanding of legal and business terminology
  • Proficient with iManage, 3E, DocuSign, and MS Office
  • Ability to take initiative and be proactive
  • Highly organized and excellent attention to detail in conjugation with strong communication skills

COMPENSATION

  • $50,000 – $70,000 depending on experience
  • 3 weeks vacation
  • Flexible Medical and Dental benefits
  • Health & Wellness subsidy
  • Group retirement savings plan with matching contributions
  • Personal Days & Paid sick days  

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply directly to this posting with the most recent version of your resume. If you would like to speak with us regarding this position, please contact Michael Shiel at: 604 558 3856 ext. 213 or email mshiel@impactrecruitment.ca. To learn more about our open positions, visit us at impactrecruitment.ca.

 

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ABOUT IMPACT RECRUITMENT

Specializing in a wide variety of industries and recruitment verticals, Impact Recruitment is passionate about matching exceptional talent with exciting new opportunities. For job seekers, we offer a dedicated approach to finding the right opportunity for your career growth.

The Certified Candidate® system by Impact Recruitment is designed to ensure your next career move is the right one. We take the time to thoroughly understand your technical abilities, your career goals, and you. Become a Certified Candidate® and enjoy a better recruitment experience with Impact. Learn more at impactrecruitment.ca.

 

Privacy and confidentiality are important to us; as such all applications are kept strictly confidential. We will not share your information with anyone without your prior approval. While we will only be considering qualified applicants for this position, if you are interested in pursuing an alternate career path, we would certainly be happy to speak with you about opportunities that fit your profile.

Michael Shiel

mshiel@impactrecruitment.ca

(604) 558-3864 ext 213

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