Word Processor Position International Law Firm Midtown NY 75k perm (3rd shift)

3rd shift from 12 AM to 8 AM

•Perform a wide variety of advanced administrative and document production assignments, including extensive typing, revising of legal documents, conversions, formatting, troubleshooting, transcribing audio files, and proofreading while managing own time to meet multiple objectives.
•Handle more complex assignments.
•Maintain accurate records of all work completed through the department’s workflow tool and retention of completed jobs in firm repositories.
•Maintain utilization and productivity standards for position.
•Provide seamless support to all principals submitting jobs to the 24/7 team regardless of job type, submission method, physical location, etc.
•Operate independently as well as a member of the 24/7 team.
•Act as a resource for others in department.
•Coordinate and communicate daily status and special instructions to next shift to ensure a seamless transition in workflow
•Troubleshoot document and/or technical inquiries.
•Solve moderately complex problems and completes work independently.
•Enhance professional growth and development through seminars, literature, meetings, workshops, and in-house training.
•Assist with the orientation and cross-training of new department staff.
•Operate and have a working knowledge of all equipment and software available to the 24/7 team.
•Coordinate, prioritize and schedule assignments to ensure deadlines are met.
•Work with the attorneys and other users to determine reasonable and realistic time frames to complete the jobs.
•Ensure the accurate and efficient completion of all requests submitted to the 24/7 team to the satisfaction of attorneys and other users.
•All jobs should be quality controlled before sending them back to the attorneys.
•Assist in creating, formatting, revising and proofreading jobs submitted to the department.
•Assist attorneys/paralegals from regional offices as necessary.
•Communicate to the Supervisor any and all issues relating to operation, staffing and other problems that may affect the efficient workflow in the department.
•Practice and foster an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation.
•Perform any and all other duties as necessary and/or as assigned by manager for the efficient functioning of the department.