Legal Assistant

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Location
Charleston, South Carolina
Industry
Legal (Legal Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_40496
Contact
Young, Jarrid M., Spherion
Phone
843.554.4933
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Job Description

Spherion is currently accepting resumes for a Temp to Hire opportunity as an entry level Legal Assistant supporting a small attorney's office in the downtown Charleston, SC area. This is an opportunity for a candidate with Administrative skills and experience to transition into a Legal Assistant/Paralegal role and gain experience in the process. Qualified candidates please apply and forward a copy of your resume to jarridyoung@spherion.com

Job Description
The Legal Assistant will be responsible for handling general administrative and clerical duties in the office. In this role you will work directly with the attorney daily assisting with the case load and any other clerical duties as needed.

Responsibilities:
Key Responsibilities:
- Perform general data entry and clerical duties; filing, organizing, etc.
- Utilize Microsoft Word to draft documents and correspondence (Microsoft Word for Mac)
- Create spreadsheets using MS Excel and presentations with PowerPoint for projects
- Assist in the preparation of legal documents including filing and e-filing documents in courts
- Answer phone calls and provide assistance to callers, direct calls where needed
-Assist with scheduling

Working hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
- Experience using Microsoft Office suite, specifically in Word and Excel on a Mac/Apple device
- Good organization skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work independently as needed

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
-High school diploma with experience or; 2 year degree in Paralegal studies
- Previous 3-5 years??? experience in an Administrative or Office Support role


Spherion is currently accepting resumes for a Temp to Hire opportunity as an entry level Legal Assistant supporting a small attorney???s office in the downtown Charleston, SC area. This is an opportunity for a candidate with Administrative skills and experience to transition into a Legal Assistant/Paralegal role and gain experience in the process.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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