Position title
Employment Law Legal Assistant (Temporary Position)
Description

We are looking for a legal assistant who has experience working in employment law

The following is a temporary assignment working at a large firm.

Qualifications

Knowledge/Experience 

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word and Outlook);  
  • Excellent at administrative tasks such as opening and closing of files, file management, proofreading and scheduling appointments;  
  • Strong attention to detail;  
  • Ability to work independently and to multi-task and prioritize;  
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills with the ability to adapt to a variety of working styles;  
  • The ideal candidate must speak, read and write English fluently. 

 

Legal Specific 

  • Graduated with a legal assistant diploma at an accredited school; 
  • At least 2 years of employment law experience; 
  • Comfortable drafting correspondence, preparing and filing pleadings;  
  • Familiar with reminder or limitation systems for deadline dates as dictated by the Rules of Court; 
  • The ability to assist lawyers in drafting of standard litigation proceedings, collective agreements and various legal documents; 
  • Prepare various documents, letters and forms related to employment law (legal opinions, legal agreements, etc.);  
  • Experience working with the Alberta Labour Relations Board; 
  • Prepare, organize and maintain client files as well as independently perform follow-up procedures; 
  • Experience performing Court searches, scheduling various applications, questionings and court dates. 

 

We thank all applicants interested in this position; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

If you have a problem uploading your resume, please send your resume, mentioning this post to jobs@boostlegalsupport.com.

 

Employment Type
Full-time
Beginning of employment
Immediately
Duration of employment
Temporary to Permanent for the right candidate
Industry
Employment Law
Job Location
Calgary
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Date posted
July 9, 2019

Position: Employment Law Legal Assistant (Temporary Position)

Thank you for submitting your application. We will contact all qualified candidates shortly!