Entry Level Paralegal - posted 11/07/19

Entry Level Paralegal - posted 11/07/19

Company Name: 
Zinda Law Group, PLLC
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Austin
TX
Salary Range: 
Commensurate with experience
Job Summary: 

Zinda Law Group is an elite plaintiff’s firm looking for ambitious, dynamic, driven, and passionate professionals to join our growing team.

We are not your typical law firm, and by joining us, you will have the following opportunities, and many, many more, at your disposal:

Valuable, Rewarding Work:  Every day, you will be helping people. Our clients come to us after they have been through one of the worst days of their lives, and the work you do here will help them get the justice they deserve and get their lives back on track.

Career Advancement:  When working with us, you will always have the opportunity to succeed. Only at Zinda can a part-time admin assistant become the firm’s Chief of Staff in only five years! We will actively support and encourage you to develop your career and grow as a professional. 

Continuous Learning:  You will be mentored by and train with top professionals in your field from day one. Our own in-house certifications and trainings will help you succeed no matter your level of experience.

Remarkable Colleagues:  When you join our team, you join a group of diverse individuals who are dedicated and passionate about the work they do every single day.

If you’re interested in joining our team, please apply; we’d love to hear from you.   

Firm Philosophy: We treat everyone with dignity and respect. It is our belief that every member of our team is valuable and should have the opportunity for a financially and personally fulfilling career. Everyone who works here goes home at the end of the day knowing they have done a great job for our clients and have made a positive contribution to the lives of others.

Our core principles are:

  1. Excellence Always;
  2. Only the Best;
  3. Failure is Not an Option;
  4. We All Take Out the Trash;
  5. Run the Firm Like a Business.

Responsibilities:

Entry Level Legal Work:

  • Assist with incoming and outgoing mail distribution;
  • Faxing;
  • Scanning;
  • Managing complex filing system;
  • E-filing and hard filing of documents.

Receptionist:
Assist with front desk duties whenever the receptionist is out and assist in answering the phones throughout the day.

Office Administration:

Maintain office appearance;
Help restock break room areas
Set up conference rooms;

Candidate Qualities:
College degree required;
Capable of working in a fast-paced environment;
Great on the phone; 
Excellent written and verbal skills;
Ability to think logically;
Outgoing and looking forward to working as part of a team;
Very organized, with high attention to detail;
Reliable transportation;
Trustworthy, exercising confidentiality in all situations;
Dedication and willingness to assist with a variety of tasks;
Proficient in Microsoft Office;
Strong multi-tasking skills;
Must be able to lift 25 lbs.;
Great attitude;
Previous work in a law firm a plus.

Compensation & Benefits:
$17 per hour;
Vacation Leave;
Personal Leave;
IRA Plan with Generous Company Contribution Match;
Medical Insurance;
Discretionary Holiday Bonuses;
Excellent Working Environment;
Top-Notch Software and Systems that Work Efficiently and Consistently;
Opportunities for On-Going Training and Mentoring by Our Outstanding Team;
Opportunities to Advance and Grow in the Company - Desire to be a Paralegal is a Plus.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter using the link below:

 https://zdfirm.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=310

Zinda Law Group, PLLC

www.zdfirm.com

Requirements or Qualifications: 
Candidate Qualities: College degree required; Capable of working in a fast-paced environment; Great on the phone; Excellent written and verbal skills; Ability to think logically; Outgoing and looking forward to working as part of a team; Very organized, with high attention to detail; Reliable transportation; Trustworthy, exercising confidentiality in all situations; Dedication and willingness to assist with a variety of tasks; Proficient in Microsoft Office; Strong multi-tasking skills; Must be able to lift 25 lbs.; Great attitude; Previous work in a law firm a plus.
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
January 15 2020
Additional Information: 
To apply please submit a resume and cover letter using the link below: https://zdfirm.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=310