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Floater (Float/LAA/Paralegal) *GREAT Opportunity for Common Law Lawyers!*

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

 About The Role and Our Client  

A number of multinational Canadian firms in the Downtown Vancouver core is currently seeking Floaters for their fantastic teams! This is an excellent opportunity for those who are looking to work within either a Litigation or Corporate capacity. The successful candidate will assist various departments in a variety of Floater (LAA) duties and will have previous experience as an LAA/Paralegal or experience in a Lawyer capacity in a BC or Common Law setting (in a corporate, professional services, and/or law firm environment)

Responsibilities:

  • - Providing clear, concise and complete oral and written information
  • - Drafting correspondence and legal documents;
  • - Maintaining all administrative functions, including file opening/closing procedures, maintaining the calendar, booking appointments and managing bring forwards
  • - Performing complex editing and formatting of documents for various correspondence, reports, forms and spreadsheets
  • - Assist lawyers in performing all regular administrative tasks
  • - Perform complex editing and formatting for various correspondence, reports, forms and spreadsheets
  • - Managing a high volume of paper correspondence
  • - Use transcription software/equipment to transcribe digital media
  • - Performing other related duties as required.

 

Education and Qualifications

  • - Previous experience as an LAA/Paralegal or a Lawyer capacity in a BC or Common Law setting (in a corporate, professional services, and/or law firm environment)
  • - Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook etc.,)
  • - Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate at all levels of an organization, internally and externally
  • - The ability to multi-task and manage tasks under a time-sensitive environment
  • - The ability to practice sound discretion and judgment at all times

 

Application

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply directly to this posting or email us your Resume/CV to info@arlynrecruiting.com. For more, please see www.arlynrecruiting.com/job-postings

No phone calls please. Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

About Arlyn Recruiting

After more than 20 years of legal recruitment, coaching, and consultancy, we at Arlyn Recruiting have come to specialize in the complexity that is human resources. Very specifically, in the legal field. We focus on the people, and by encompassing these important facets that make up a successful organization, we’ve become experts in providing quality, first-rate service for both our clients and candidates.

It’s about the journey: Whether it would be matching a candidate to an organization or providing guidance on how to steer your career in the right direction, we are passionate about our people, bringing the “human” back into human resources.

Category
Administrative Legal