Temp Administrative Assistant, General Litigation (temp to regular hire possible) Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP Location: Wheeling, WV Job# 199278
Orrick currentlyhas an excellent opportunity in the Global Operations Center in Wheeling, WV for an Temp Administrative Assistant in our General Litigation Practice Group.
Responsibilities: Responsible for delivering quality legal services by performing administrative, technical and clerical tasks to support legal teams and firm clients. In conjunction with an Administrative Coordinator located in an Orrick office, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for coordinating and prioritizing the administrative workloads of the principal(s) assigned to the position, and completing such administrative tasks, with an emphasis on utilizing the most efficient resource to do so.
Qualifications: H.S. Diploma or equivalent is required. Some college preferred. Candidates must demonstrate skill in the following areas: • Accuracy, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills. • Strong written and oral communication skills. • Excellent interpersonal skills. • Strong time-management skills and the ability to coordinate multiple tasks concurrently. • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment. • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team environment. • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and database systems. • 2-5 years of experience in a Law Firm or Professional Services environment is preferred.
Orrick is a leading global law firm with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality, commercially-oriented legal advice and for our culture of innovation and collaboration.
Our formula for success is simple—we provide the highest quality service to our clients and we hire the brightest and most talented individuals at every level. As an employer of choice we will provide our employees with challenging work, training opportunities, a supportive and team oriented culture, and the opportunity to work with the best talent in the legal profession.
Our Global Operations Center in Wheeling, West Virginia, is home to more than 300 members of our team. Established more than a decade ago, it was the first centralized administrative operation in a major law firm.
Orrick offers a friendly work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.
Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm.
To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please visit our Paralegal and Professional Staff listing at www.orrick.com/careers/. Please include your salary expectations in your cover letter. Submissions without salary expectations may not be considered.
No phone calls please.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
Orrick, Herrington and Sutcliffe LLP is an International Law Firm with a Global Operations Center in Wheeling WV, which is approximately 60 miles SW of downtown Pittsburgh along I-79 / I-70 or approximately 45 minute commute from Robinson Township via Rt 22.