Located in Saskatoon,SK
Salary: Depends on experience
Express Employment Professionals, one of Saskatoon's top rated Recruitment and Staffing agencies, is looking for two (2) Legal Assistants on behalf of their clients, large well respected law firms in Saskatoon.
1) Assistant with a Family Law Specialty - this position is a full time permanent role.
2) Assistant with a Litigation Specialty - this position is for relief of Maternity Leave, and will be filled as a temporary 3 month posting, with the possibility of a permanent role.
Are you someone who is organized with exceptional communication skills and understand legal terminology? Our client is well known, extremely reputable and is searching for a Legal Assistant in Saskatoon, who is responsible for a diverse range of legislative challenges, contract negotiations and other legal documents. This individual must be able to work independently, with limited or no supervision at times.
The assistant’s daily responsibilities would include filing, handling mail and scheduling appointments. Other duties include tracking motions, subpoenas, interviews and legal proceedings, along with transcribing meeting agendas and preparing minutes from voice recordings or handwritten notes. The ideal candidate must have very strong word processing skills. This role works internally with lawyers and other legal staff on a daily basis. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Salary ranges between $17.00 and$25.00/hr.
• A minimum of two years of experience as a legal secretary
• Proficient in Microsoft Word is a must
• Accurately typing more than 60+ WPM
• Legal Secretary Diploma is preferred
• Good understanding for legal terminology
If you are interested in a challenging career as a Legal Assistant or if you are interested in other opportunities through Express Employment- Saskatoon, please apply online at www.expresspros.com/saskatoonsk where you can fully complete and submit your application online.
ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. We are located at 236 - 3rd Avenue South, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Feel free to call us with any inquiries (306) 664-1441.
Express Office: Saskatoon
236 - 3rd Avenue South
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1L9