Paralegal

  • Express Employment - CO | FL | GA | HI
  • Decatur, GA 30030, USA
  • Apr 21, 2018

Job Description


Nature of Work:

Express Employment Professionals of Atlanta Midtown, GA is a leading staffing provider helping job seekers find work with a wide variety of local businesses.

Because we''re locally owned, we live in and work in this community and have a vested interest in its success. In addition to our staffing services, our team is actively involved with a wide variety of causes and organizations that help strengthen our beautiful city.

Primary responsibilities are administrative in nature, including, but not limited to the following:
  1. Handle all correspondence and inquiries of the Program, including compliance emails, and mailings to continuing legal education providers; and parties requesting information;
  2. Maintain a database of approximately 2500+ mentor-beginning attorney assignments per calendar year;
  3. Create and maintain a database/library of educational materials, including articles, speeches, books, presentation materials and media;
  4. Prepare materials and provide assistance for orientations, continuing legal education programs, meetings, receptions and other events that may occur on or off-site;
  5. Maintain adequate inventory of office supplies;
  6. Perform such other activities and responsibilities as assigned by the Director in furtherance of the goals of the Program.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  1. Familiarity of legal system and profession a plus;
  2. Capable of working quickly and efficiently with a keen attention to detail;
  3. Self-starter, the ability to take initiative;
  4. Ability to work independently, as well as in a team;
  5. Ability to prioritize tasks efficiently and multitask;
  6. Excellent interpersonal and strong communication skills, both written and verbal;
  7. Proficient in English grammar, punctuation, spelling, and diction;
  8. Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, orally and in writing;
  9. Self-assurance; professional appearance and demeanor;
  10. Sound judgment and even temperament;
  11. Solid research, analytical and problems solving skills;
  12. Ability to quickly learn new technology and systems adopted by the department;
  13. Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as members and outside vendors.
  14. Paralegal certification required


Technical Skills:

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook;

Proficiency in Adobe Professional and other programs that could assist the Department in being more efficient

Express Office: Atlanta (Midtown)

910 Church Street

Suite 203

Decatur, GA 30030