Practice Assistant (2647)
The New York office is seeking to hire a practice assistant. This is an entry-level position and a great opportunity to work for a global law firm. Primary responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, preparing expense reports, check requests, and new business memos. Additional responsibilities will include preparing mailing, binders, diary entries, and editing pre-bills. Other responsibilities include maintaining electronic files, assisting with travel arrangements and scheduling meetings.
The candidate must have experience working in a professional services environment. The successful candidate must have strong administrative and interpersonal skills; ability to handle a high volume desk with extreme accuracy and attention to detail. Strong proofreading and solid computer skills are essential. The successful candidate will be a positive self-starter, possess a strong work ethic and professional demeanor, demonstrates initiative and can successfully multitask and prioritize to handle the workload at a very fast pace. Candidate must be a team player and have the ability to adapt to changing technologies and procedures. Overtime flexibility required. BA/BS degree preferred or equivalent in experience.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.