Firm Administrator

Employer
Saidman DesignLaw Group
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Saidman DesignLaw Group, llc has an opportunity for an outstanding individual to join our team as Firm Administrator. We are an intellectual property boutique law firm located in downtown Silver Spring. Candidates must have a minimum of 3-5 years' experience with office administration/management at a law firm (IP law a definite plus). The position will require the successful candidate to demonstrate a high degree of competence in the following areas: . Business - financial reporting and analysis, accounting administration (medium-advanced Excel skills), budgeting, and possessing a knack for seeing the big picture when reviewing financial information. . Operations - infrastructure maintenance (office equipment, space management, etc.); IT troubleshooting/management; software administration and maintenance; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite products (Outlook, Word and advanced Excel). Experience in ProLaw is a plus. . HR - problem-solving and conflict resolution skills; team-building and personnel management; recruiting/hiring; and payroll, 401k, & benefits administration. The successful candidate will also have the following attributes: . Willingness to cheerfully stretch beyond a managerial role to help wherever needed . Flexibility to work outside normal office hours when necessary . Strong organizational skills and the ability to be a self-starter . Ability to maintain strict confidentiality . Outstanding attention to detail combined with exceptional spelling, grammar, and proofreading skills . Excellent listening, comprehension and communication skills - the ability to establish and maintain an effective means of communication and close collaboration with all firm members and staff is very important . Ability to take direction and operate fairly independently . Flexible, can-do, positive attitude . Strong leadership qualities (eg, punctual, reliable, hard-working, team player, etc.) . Able to work well with all levels within the Firm . Last, but certainly not least, a great sense of humor. We are a very friendly and congenial group, and encourage teamwork and personal growth. We work hard while we're here, but we're not here all the time; a work-life balance is important to every person at the firm. The firm contributes to health insurance and a 401(k) and profit sharing plan, and has liberal leave and holiday policies, among other exceptional benefits. FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION: Please send your confidential resume with a cover letter and your salary requirements. Resumes without these items will not be considered. We look forward to hearing from you! Please, no recruiters, and no calls. An equal opportunity employer. Visit our website at www.designlawgroup.com