National Hockey League
New York, NY
The National Hockey League seeks a legal assistant to assist with litigation, labor law, corporate and other legal matters, including health and safety programs.
This position will be responsible for:
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years of related work experience. They must have a paralegal certificate. They will have excellent analytical, troubleshooting, organizational and planning skills.They will demonstrate effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. They must have the ability to handle sensitive matter with discretion, maintain confidentiality, and to exercise sound judgment. Should have the ability to work independently as well as effectively within a team setting. The ability to assume progressive responsibilities within assigned work as experience is gained in the position. Ability to complete projects in a timely, efficient and effective manner, and to handle multiple projects simultaneously necessary for success in this role.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate close attention to detail and high level of commitment to quality work product. They should have strong research skills as well as knowledge of relevant computer software programs (e.g., outlook, excel, powerpoint), with the ability to navigate electronic databases and document repositories. Flexibility to work nights and weekends when necessary and to travel for business when necessary.
When applying, please be sure to include a cover letter with your salary expectations for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, however only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. NO EMAILS OR PHONE CALLS PLEASE.