Social Security Paralegal

Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano LLP - Long Island, NY3.1

Full-time

A large well established firm with 12 offices is looking to hire a highly motivated, professional and reliable individual to work as a paralegal in our Social Security department.

Daily responsibilities include:

  • Heavy call volume with client contact through phone calls as well as appointments;
  • Contact Social Security District office for payments;
  • Case Management and File Reviews;
  • Follow up on medical reports that are required to keep case flowing smoothly;
  • The ability to handle heavy call volume, customer service, and organization is imperative in succeeding in this position.
  • Fluent in Spanish

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Upbeat, outgoing with positive can-do attitude, who not only enjoys speaking on the telephone, but excels at it.
  • A passion for helping others;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Responsible and reliable;
  • Excellent multitasking abilities;
  • Detailed oriented nature to meet the demands of our fast-paced environment;
  • Communicate effectively and empathetically with claimants who are dealing with difficult circumstances;
  • Proficient typing skills;
  • Computer skills and a knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel programs.

This is a full-time position. Please submit cover letter with resume.

Starting salary: $35,000

Schedule: Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Benefits include:

Medical & Dental coverage, Flexible Spending Account, Etrac (Commuter Benefits), Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, 401(k) and profit sharing, paid sick and vacation

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Social Security: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • Spanish (Required)