Our client is looking for a Legal Assistant to join their Portland team. This position is a key member supporting the legal executives and managers.
This position is temporarily working remotely anticipating returning onsite in 2021.
Responsibilities of the Legal Assistant
Edit and update reports, memos, and meeting minutes.
Maintain expense report records.
Prepare and track budgets.
Maintain multiple schedules, calendars, and travel itineraries.
Additional special projects and provide support to other administrative assistants as assigned.
Legal Assistant Qualifications
2+ years experience supporting a law firm, legal support, and/or executives.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
Familiarity with basic contract/legal terms/verbiage.
Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.
High attention to detail, accuracy, and organization.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.