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Executive Assistant

You Are: Highly intelligent and efficient, confident with a positive presence, trustworthy, hardworking, and thorough.  You have extraordinary organizational skills; careful note-taking and instruction-following skills; a professional demeanor; and the ability to adapt quickly to a highly organized office using the latest technology.  You take pride in your work and bring your best effort to all tasks.

The Job:  You will be providing administrative support to numerous professionals in several offices, based out of our Vergennes, Vermont office.  You will support a specialized law firm and realty development firm, from answering phones, scheduling appointments and travel, reading and writing precise and literate communications to completing assorted research tasks and projects, as instructed.  You can expect to be busy and challenged at all times with interesting tasks where the utmost in precision and quality work are required.

Qualifications:  Only candidates with a four-year college degree and an established record of performing very careful work, through graduate education or proven experience, will be considered.  Advanced knowledge of MS Office Products (version 2007 or higher), Vista or Windows 7 Operating Systems, and Adobe Acrobat Pro is a must.  Based on experience, pay is $50,000 - $55,000 a year with benefits.  

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume, and references to:

Attn: Recruiting Coordinator
Shlansky Law Group, LLP
360 Main Street
Vergennes, VT 05491

Email: staffing@slglawfirm.com

Fax: (802) 877-6841 - No phone calls, please.

Paralegal

Shlansky Law Group, LLP, is looking for an experienced Paralegal to work out of its office in Vergennes, Vermont.  Shlansky Law Group, LLP, is a multistate law firm focused on corporate, licensing, and litigation matters for public, private, international, and national clients in a wide variety of fields, ranging from aerospace to biomedical to realty.

Candidates for this position must have at least a four-year undergraduate degree and the following skills: precise communication and instruction-following skills; good work ethic; polished and professional demeanor; and a good sense of humor and perspective.  Adaptability to technology and Microsoft advanced office software is also key.  Legal and/or law firm experience is a plus, but we care most about top analytical, organizational, and communication skills.

We offer a base salary of $45,000-$60,000 (depending on experience), contribution to health insurance, paid vacation, and a workplace where the day flies by.  For more information about the firm, please visit us at www.slglawfirm.com.

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, résumé, references, and one writing sample to:

Email: staffing@slglawfirm.com

Attn: Recruiting Coordinator
Shlansky Law Group, LLP
360 Main Street
Vergennes, VT 05491

Fax: (802) 877-6841 - No phone calls, please. 

Accounting and Finance Associate

You Are: Intelligent and efficient, trustworthy, detail-oriented, and hardworking with a positive presence and a can-do attitude. You have solid organizational skills, careful note-taking and instruction-following skills, a professional demeanor in person and in communications, and would adapt well to a highly organized office using the latest technology. You take pride in your work and bring your best effort to all tasks. You take pride in your work and bring your best effort to all tasks.  You have a can-do attitude and enjoy problem-solving.

Only candidates with a high-level of proficiency with Microsoft Office, and an established record of performing very careful accounting work will be considered. Experience working with QuickBooks is required; experience working with Juris or other legal billing software is a plus. 

The Job: You will primarily be providing support to our accounting and finance department, including client billing, accounts receivable, accounts payable, data entry into our accounting software, mail processing, and filing. You will be responsible for properly classifying transactions, analyzing financial data, creating reports for management, managing the billing cycle, overseeing timekeeper compliance, and other discretionary tasks as needed.  

It is probable that you will also be providing administrative support, including filing, processing mail, answering phones, and ordering supplies, along with any ad hoc projects that require input.  The utmost precision and work quality are required of this position, in addition to sound independent judgment. You should be prepared to be busy and challenged at all times. Starting salary range of $40,000 to $52,000 per year, plus benefits, depending on experience. 

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, résumé, and references to:

Attn: Recruiting Coordinator
Shlansky Law Group, LLP
360 Main Street
Vergennes, VT 05491

Email: Staffing@slglawfirm.com

Fax: (802) 877-6841

No phone calls, please!

Corporate Associate Attorney

Shlansky Law Group, LLP ("SLG"), has an opening for a highly capable corporate associate attorney with 3-5 years' experience to work primarily out of its Boston office, with some time spent, initially, in its Vergennes, Vermont, office.  SLG is a growing firm where talented individuals develop and use expertise in broad areas of practice.  The firm also offers excellent opportunities for advancement and leadership. To be considered for this position, candidates must have the following:

•  3-5 years' experience in corporate, licensing and transactional work;
•  A demonstrated ability to lead projects and staff and manage client relationships;
•  Strong business acumen;
•  Superior writing skills;
•  Excellent organizational and time management abilities coupled with the ability to manage a diverse range of client matters at once;
•  Strong analytical and research skills;
•  Clear and effective communications;
•  Professional demeanor capable of working in a fast-paced environment;
•  Hard-work ethic and a sense of humor;
•  Must be admitted and in good standing, preferably in either Massachusetts, New York, California, Virginia, or the District of Columbia; and
•  Technologically proficient, especially in an Office 2007 (or higher) business environment.

Work includes corporate formations and registrations, employment-related matters, business contracts, acquisitions, intellectual property transactions, governmental and complex contracting compliance.  Management and leadership experience a plus.

Pay is commensurate with experience and ability, $80,000-$120,000.

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, résumé, samples of work product and references to:

Email: staffing@slglawfirm.com

Attn: Recruiting Coordinator
Shlansky Law Group, LLP
360 Main Street
Vergennes, VT 05491

Fax: (802) 877-6841 - No phone calls, please.