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||Legal Assistant – Corporate/Commercial
||Our client currently has an opening in their Calgary office for a Legal Assistant in their Corporate practice group. This will involve domestic and international transactions, financings, mergers & acquisitions, etc. The lawyers work in the areas of Construction, Energy, Corporate Finance and Securities, Corporate Governance and Environmental.
- Managing the practices of one Partner and two Associate
- Manage time, resources, workflow and deadlines of the lawyers - maintaining a filing system for all documents, compiling and organizing materials required for legal professional’s work-in-progress, opening up new files, etc
- Interact with clients to schedule appointments and exchange information
- Provide clerical and administrative support such as filing, making travel arrangements, scheduling meetings, transcribing Dictaphone notes, performing research photocopying and binding materials, etc
- Draft correspondence and memoranda
- Perform client account administration
||Legal Assistant diploma
To qualify, the successful candidate must have:
- 5+ years experience as a Legal Assistant with a strong background in corporate/commercial law; experience in oil & gas law an asset
- Superior writing, proofreading, and technical skills
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a strong client service focus
- Ability to organization and time management skills
- The ability to multi-task while working in a fast-paced environment and produce high quality work under tight deadlines
- A positive and professional attitude with a team-oriented mindset
|Compensation & Benefits Overview
||A competitive salary package will be offered to the right individual.
- We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates to be considered for an interview will be contacted.
- Candidates must be authorized to work in Canada to be considered for this role.