Associate, Legal Business Solutions

UnitedLex - United States3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $77,000 - $100,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Associate, Legal Business Solutions - (18000040)

Support client engagements as part of the Legal Business Solutions (LBS) team; provide business consulting services, process improvement analysis and technology utilization support to elite corporate law departments. Demonstrate and grow expertise in legal operations in order to support clients through assessment of Law Department, process & technology and appropriate resources allocation. Develop and implement solutions for short-term and long-term operational improvement and cost management. Drive a team culture that exemplifies entrepreneurship, collaboration and professional development.

Responsibilities

Provide day-to-day support and execution for consulting projects, leveraging industry knowledge, organizational skills and project management experience.
Develop project plans for UnitedLex’s Legal Business Solutions team via the implementation of strategies to improve the efficiency of our corporate law department clients.
Create deliverables using experience and knowledge of industry trends, leadership direction and business experience.
Effectively support the development of new business and the expansion of existing client accounts via exemplary service.
Improve approaches for effective delivery of consulting services to maximize benefit to UnitedLex and our clients.
Support day-to-day needs of client accounts and create timely, high quality deliverables.
Identify and support opportunities to integrate and leverage breadth of UnitedLex services into delivery of LBS consulting.
Schedule and track project timelines through executing project management skills while understanding the broad scope and schedule implications of the project.
Maintain knowledge of cutting-edge industry tools and trends in matter management, records management, e-billing, document management. Manage the deployment of new technology and process within client organizations. Maintain expertise in financial management and outside counsel management.
Seek out opportunities for continuous learning and development.
UnitedLex is committed to preserving the confidentiality, integrity and availability of all the physical and electronic information assets throughout the organization. Consistent with the UnitedLex ISMS policy and the ISO 27001 standard, every employee is responsible for complying with UnitedLex information security policies and reporting all security concerns, weaknesses and breaches.

Qualifications

BA/BS in Finance, Business Analytics, MIS or a related field
MBA, JD or other relevant advanced degree a plus
Minimum 2 years’ experience with a leading consulting firm or large law firm in a consulting, paralegal, business analytics, law department operations, litigation support or similar role
Experience with software implementations, including matter management, e-billing, contracts management, a strong plus
Tech savvy, with strong knowledge of relevant industry platforms and tools
Strong mastery of process analytics and design, with related operational experience
Knowledge of law department management best practices and industry trends
Exemplary verbal and written communication skills with the ability and credibility to foster client trust and buy-in
Highly organized with strong attention to detail and demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing priorities simultaneously
Demonstrated ownership of day-to-day work, projects and initiatives
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office tools, especially Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Team player with proven ability to work collaboratively both internally and externally
Willingness to travel up to 50%
Why UnitedLex

UnitedLex is an enterprise legal services provider that drives digital transformation throughout the corporate legal ecosystem. UnitedLex was founded in 2006 with a singular mission to improve the performance of leading corporations, law firms, and academic institutions. Since then, more than 2,000 attorneys, engineers, and consultants across four continents have deployed innovative solutions that deliver unparalleled business impact resulting in risk mitigation, efficiency improvements, and cost optimization for clients around the world.

Full-time UnitedLex employees enjoy competitive insurance benefits (health, dental, vision, short term disability, and life), plus paid holidays and paid time off. The company also provides a wide selection of other group benefits and a 401(k), with a 100% vested company match. As a fast growing company, we are committed to hiring talented individuals, providing a great workplace culture, continuously developing our employees, and providing interesting, challenging, and innovative work.

UnitedLex is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

Primary Location: US-Virtual City

Work Locations: Virtual Location Virtual Location, US Virtual City 99999

Job: Sales & Marketing

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting: Sep 26, 2018, 4:19:00 PM