Legal Secretary/Transcriptionist - posted 1/2/19

Legal Secretary/Transcriptionist - posted 1/2/19

Company Name: 
McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Kansas City
KS
Salary Range: 
Job Summary: 

McAnany, Van Cleave and Phillips (MVP), a full-service law firm, is one of the oldest regional law firms in the Midwest. MVP represents local, national, and international companies including Fortune 500 corporations, small businesses and individuals, government entities and nonprofits in insurance defense and litigation cases with lawyers practicing in seven surrounding states. The MVP mission is built on the precepts of quality service and results. We are looking for a full-time Legal Secretary in our Kansas City, Kansas office location. We seek employees who can operate at a high degree of technical proficiency, a passion for efficiency and are solution oriented. Candidates should work well both independently and within a team to assist our attorneys in the production of transactional documents. Daily tasks include lots of dictation, scanning attorney mail, filing preparation as well as other assigned duties. MVP offers great benefits, Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm with 1 hour lunch schedule, a casual dress code, and great people to work with.

Requirements or Qualifications: 
The most qualified candidates will have: High School Diploma or equivalent; college or business school preferred. At least 1 year experience with dictation or transcription. At least one year of experience in a law firm or professional services environment; prior experience in the practice area is preferred. High level proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; experience with time billing and document management systems preferred. Effective communication skills and a mastery of business English, legal terminology, spelling and grammar as well as strong typing skills.
Application Process: 
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
January 31 2019
Additional Information: 
If this sounds like an opportunity you're interested in, please submit a cover letter explaining what excites you about this role with your resume to jcrane@mvplaw.com.