Cochrane Saxberg

  • Winnipeg, MB, Canada

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Cochrane Saxberg Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Jan 20, 2021
Full time
We are looking to add a full time Legal Assistant to our growing team. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: · Preparing legal/court documents and correspondence based on written instruction, verbal direction and precedents; · Management of electronic and physical legal files, including diarizing files; · Assist with general practice management, including filing and scheduling meetings; · Working in the day-to-day support of a lawyer’s practice; and · Other duties as assigned. Qualifications · Legal experience or training would be an asset. In lieu of legal training or experience, we will accept candidates who have a University Degree. · Experience in Child Protection Law would be an asset; · Strong knowledge of basic legal concepts, principles and terminology; Strong organization and time management skills with the ability to prioritize workload; Excellent writing skills including proper spelling, grammar and punctuation; Exceptional computer software skills using Microsoft Office. Experience with document management software would be an asset; Proven ability to handle sensitive and confidential information; A strong work ethic, delivering service with energy and enthusiasm; Ability to take initiative when necessary and to interact with other employees to assist them as needed. How to Apply: Cochrane Saxberg offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package, which includes Health, Dental, Disability coverage, Insurance coverage and an Employee Assistance Program. Qualified candidates can submit their resume to Taryn Saxberg. We thank all applicants for their interest however only those under consideration will be contacted. Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Benefits: Company events Dental care Extended health care Life insurance Paid time off RRSP match