Kforce Junior Paralegal / File Clerk in Round Rock, Texas

Kforce has a client in Austin, Texas (TX) that is looking for a Junior Paralegal/File Clerk.Summary:This person will be a contract paralegal to assist labor and the employment law team with various routine tasks relating to legal holds, subpoena processing, matter management and similar tasks. This person will follow directions from lawyers and paralegals on tasks that are routine, administrative, and/or process-driven. The work environment is flexible and informal. The candidate assists existing staff with routine tasks, many of which have substantial negative consequences if they are not properly executed. The team consists of 5 lawyers and one current paralegal.Day to Day Activities:

  • Performs basic administrative and clerical duties for individual(s) in the legal department

  • Develops and maintains basic filing systems

  • Prepares letters, reports and other materials

  • Gathers and collects information from various sources to respond to external requests

  • Tracks pending matters and deadlines

  • Basic knowledge of software programs including Windows and MS Office applications

  • Ability to operate standard office equipment

  • Developed time management skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Good communication skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good organizational skills

  • Solid strong computer skills

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours