Legal Assistant

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

CAN_512308

Location

Edmonton

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9 Phone : 780-420-0110

ContactNumber

780-420-0110

Job Description

Legal Assistant



Manpower is currently seeking a Legal Assistant to fulfill a contract position in Edmonton, AB.



Responsibilities:

* Extensive work managing calendars, scheduling appointments and updating diaries.

* Documenting and processing budgetary/claim expenses.

* Typing, editing and proofreading judgments, including researching and verifying case and statute citations, to ensure accuracy of the finished product prior to filing.

* Researching and preparing correspondence and memoranda of a highly complex and confidential nature.

* Preparing material for court hearings.

* Handling of sensitive and confidential information.

* Establishing and maintaining filing systems.

* Handling incoming telephone inquiries and mail.

* Coordinating travel arrangements often of complex nature.

* Coordinating meetings and conferences, which includes organizing and assembling all documents required

* Performing other related administrative tasks as requested.



Required Education / Experience:

* Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance and and Legal Diploma

* Minimum 1-2 years' experience working as a legal assistant

* Minimum 3 years relevant working experience

* Minimum 1-2 years' experience drafting orders for lawyers

* Experience in financial reporting, ensuring the accuracy and reliability of financial statements

* Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

* Knowledge of Accounting principles and Canadian public sector accounting standards.

* Experience in customer service and ethics



Please email your resume directly to [email protected]