The GEICO Staff Counsel Office in Hackensack, NJ seeks a Legal Secretary. Up to two years legal secretary experience handling bodily injury claims, particularly in insurance defense, preferred but not required. Job duties under close supervision will include, but are not limited to, generating legal pleadings, discovery and preparing correspondence, scheduling, maintaining attorney calendars, file organization, filing documents with the court, maintaining office filing, processing incoming and outgoing mail, answers, screens and logs voicemail messages and incoming/outgoing calls to GEICO personnel, clients, claimants, opposing counsel and /or courts for the Attorneys.
Effective verbal and written communication
Ability to type at least 50 words per minute
For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:
401(k) and profit-sharing plans
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
Associate assistance program
Flexible spending accounts
Business casual dress
Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
Associate clubs and sports teams
- Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.