Careers & Benefits

Legal Assistant

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Category: Clerical Staff
Wage: n/a
Sign-On Bonus: n/a

Description:

Benchmark Human Services is a national provider of services to people with disabilities for over sixty years. Our Fort Wayne, IN office is looking for a full-time Legal Assistant to provide administrative, research and general support to corporate counsel. Experience is preferred but not required. This full-time position will work from Benchmark Corporate office on Bluffton Road.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative and legal research assistance to corporate counsel.
  • Draft correspondence.
  • Follow-up on contracts with governmental and private entities.
  • Prepare and submit applications for various local and state licensing.
  • Assist in preparing cases for all phases of litigation.
  • Provide logistical assistance as needed (i.e., calendaring, filing, etc.)
  • Organize in execution and internal and external tracking of contracts.
  • Act as liaison with internal departments and personnel.
  • Accurately and timely maintain projects, noting significant developments or communications as needed.

Benefits: 

  • Competitive wages
  • Health dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Discount Program
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Profit Sharing

Qualifications:

  • Paralegal/Legal Assistant experience preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED

If interested, please apply online: wwwbenchmarkhs.com/careers or email resumes to [email protected]

Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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