This is a fast-growing City, and the Legal Department is moving at full speed ahead. We are looking for an energetic, enterprising Legal Assistant who possesses the ability to work efficiently and independently; can manage high volumes of tasks and projects with little guidance; and reacts with appropriate urgency to situations and events that require a quick response or turnaround. Candidates should be client-service oriented and have the ability to easily switch gears. The ideal candidate is able to work successfully in a team environment, build effective working relationships inside and outside of the group, and stay up-to-date on general objectives, policies, and related information to maintain a comprehensive awareness of the organization. The Legal Assistant role requires attention to detail, solid organizational skills, and the ability to meet tight deadlines while juggling multiple critical requests. A high level of professionalism, integrity, and discretion in handling confidential information, as well as the ability to work well with people at all levels inside and outside the organization, is essential.
Is this you? Are you interested in joining a fast paced, innovative, values-focused team? This is a part-time, 20-hours per week, opportunity working in one the fastest growing cities in Oregon. This position will enjoy varied work and a flexible schedule depending on the successful candidate's time constraints and business need. The Legal Assistant will focus on contract preparation, management, and tracking. Reviewing, monitoring, and tracking municipal court discovery an related files is a key component of this position. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of three years of experience assisting a legal team with a variety of legal matters. To be considered, submit your application materials, including a cover letter and resume, today!