Paralegal - Banking/ Financial Services

Manhattan Permanent USD100,000 - USD120,000
  • Exciting opportunity for Paralegal or Legal Admin to join a successful Bank
  • Stable successful banking adding a Paralegal or Legal Admin to the team

About Our Client

Leading stable Broker Dealer with offices based in Manhattan

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • As a Paralegal on a legal team of 7, you will assist with managing the Company's legal books and records and document retention policies
  • Oversee and assist with the creation and maintenance of electronic legal agreement database; collect and identify data for input into legal database
  • Assist with the preparation of documents related to the development/implementation of corporate policies/templates
  • Ad hoc projects

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Applicant will have the following:

  • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of experience supporting law firm or in-house corporate legal department required;
  • Experience working in or in support of financial services firms preferred
  • Superior collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Builds and maintains strong relationships and credibility with relevant stakeholders
  • Ability to anticipate/accommodate the ongoing needs of senior-level stakeholders; provide "high touch" client service
  • Highly organized and proactive; able to manage multiple priorities and meet multiple deadlines
  • Possesses professional integrity; displays discretion, tact, and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Well-developed sense of ownership and accountability; consistently exhibits sound judgement
  • Strong work ethic with a hands-on approach to projects/tasks
  • Deadlineand detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently and proactively as well as part of a team
  • Comprehensive knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, Visio(required) and PowerPoint, and Adobe
  • * Notary a plus



What's on Offer

Attractive base and bonus

Exposure to the entire firm

Ability to work with the Chief Legal officer and Chief Administrative officer

Stable career

Contact
Charlotte Rooney
Quote job ref
JN-122021-4555619

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Paralegals / Legal Assistants - Private Practice
Industry
Financial Services
Location
Manhattan
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Charlotte Rooney
Job Reference
JN-122021-4555619