Id : 62550
Category : Office Personnel-Perm
Location/City : BC – Vancouver
Region : Vancouver Area
Job Type : Permanent
Recruiter Name : Kate Taylor

Fantastic job opportunity for a Junior Legal Assistant! Permanent role with great benefits â Downtown Vancouver location!The OpportunityMy client, one of the largest law firms in Western Canada, is immediately looking for a Junior Legal Assistant to join their growing team. Their office is located in the heart of Downtown Vancouver and is close to the sky train. This is a permanent, full-time position and includes great benefits. Salary is dependant on experience.As Junior Legal Assistant, you will be responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to the solicitors and partners. To be successful in this position you must have previous experience as a legal assistant. My client promotes a friendly and corroborative work environment, with lots of team building events throughout the year. You will need to have a positive, “can-do” attitude and be a team player to be successful in this firm. This is a great opportunity to build on your career.Responsibilities include;· Drafting standard correspondence and corporate/commercial documentation· Transcribe, format and proofread documentation for grammar, spelling, and content accuracy· Performance of full clerical, administrative and general office duties· Opening files and maintaining the company’s filing system.· Maintain an efficient filing system· Assist with general practice management, including coordination of meetings, managing calendars and making travel arrangements· Handle all related accounting procedures and any other administrative tasks as requiredThe successful candidate must have the follow;· 2+ years experience working as a Legal Assistant· Legal Assistant qualification is preferred Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel and Outlook)· Experience using SEDAR/SEDI preferred· Outstanding written and verbal communication· Excellent grammar and punctuation· Strong attention to detail to be able to analyze legal documents for accuracyIf you match the above criteria and you are looking for a new role to get your teeth stuck in to – please apply now to register your interest by clicking on the appropriate link below. For more information please call Kate on 604-695-2601.Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca

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