Legal Assistant

Adecco, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of office and finance professionals is currently recruiting for a Contract, Legal Assistant job for our client located in Rochester, NY .  See the job description below and apply immediately if interested!
Duration: 6 months, possible temp to perm
Pay Rate: Up to $17.00 per hour, depending on candidate experience

Primary Responsibilities

  • Produces information by transcribing, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics; coordinating case preparation
  • Conserves attorney time by reading, researching, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications.
  • Coordinates preparation of charts, graphs, and preparing expense reports.
  • Maintains attorney calendar by planning and scheduling conferences, teleconferences, dispositions, and travel.
  • Maintains client and company confidence by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains office supplies by checking stocks; placing and expediting orders; evaluating new products.
  • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Additional duties as required.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree Preferred
  • 2+ years as a legal assistant or administrator familiar with litigation/legal matters
  • Experience with the reorganization of corporate documentation, entities, and structures, as well as the ability to rationalize corporate document policy, storage and management
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects at once
  • Organizational skills key
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word
  • Knowledge of Windows 7 or higher

Candidates interested in this position should apply IMMEDIATELY. DO NOT DELAY. Please click on the “Apply Now” button to fill out your application.  If you have any questions, you can contact Laurie Czechowski by email at .
Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above; however your resume must be received via the “apply now” button included within to be considered.
The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group offers benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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