Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Legal Specialist

Expired Job

Microsoft Corporation Reston , VA 20190

Posted 11 months ago

Are you someone who is excited about technology and looking for new challenges in an innovative company? Microsoft is looking for an outstanding paralegal who can think creatively and analytically, and who can work with Microsoft Corporate, External & Legal Affairs (CELA) attorneys supporting Microsofts U.S. Public Sector (USPS) business. This role will be based in Chevy Chase, Maryland or Reston, Virginia, although other locations may be considered.

Responsibilities Key responsibilities

  • Assist lawyers in reviewing RFI/RFPs and negotiating contacts for desktop licensing, cloud services and professional services

  • Provide front-line support for vender questionnaires, reps and certs, gifts and gratuitous services, non-disclosure agreements, and similar matters

  • Create and manage a SharePoint site of key documents for the USPS CELA team

  • Act as initial point of contact for client intake and direct clients to appropriate resources

  • Perform legal research and tracklaw/policy/regulatory changes affecting the USPS business

  • Support development and delivery of compliance training

  • Track USPS CELA engagement in policy outreach

  • Drive greater internal efficiencies by identifying opportunities to improve processes, tools, and resources

Qualifications Minimum qualifications + 5+years of experience as a transactional paralegal, project manager or similar role in a legal department of a large corporation. law firm, or government agency

  • Knowledge of, and experience with, government procurement Federal, State, and Local

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPointIdeal experience

  • Government procurement experience with a large government agency or contractor

  • Program management experience involving large transactions or complex processes Desired personal attributes

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Confidence and ability to quickly identify, analyze and develop creative and smart solutions to address difficult problems and challenges

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment and to partner with the business effectively, working with multiple stakeholders across disciplines

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and adapt and respond to the demands of changing situations and timelines

  • Ability to effectively provide guidance and expertise to internal clients Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to askstaff@microsoft.com .

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Legal Ebilling Specialist Reston VA
New!

Chelsea Search Group, Inc.

Posted Today

VIEW JOBS 9/19/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-12-18T00:00 <span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"><strong>Legal eBilling Specialist - Reston, VA</strong></span></span><br /> <span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;"><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;">Top-rated Law Firm s seeking a Client Account Specialist for its Reston, Virginia office. </span></span><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;">The Client Account Specialist will be responsible for all billing aspects for designated billing attorneys. Duties include distribution, logging, preparation, processing and mailing of client bills; </span><b style="background-color: transparent; border-bottom-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-bottom-style: none; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-image-outset: 0; border-image-repeat: stretch; border-image-slice: 100%; border-image-source: none; border-image-width: 1; border-left-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-left-style: none; border-left-width: 0px; border-right-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-right-style: none; border-right-width: 0px; border-top-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-top-style: none; border-top-width: 0px; color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-family: &quot;Roboto&quot;,&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;Helvetica&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-size-adjust: none; font-stretch: 100%; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 500; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; orphans: 2; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-top: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"><span style="border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 500; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">uploading invoices to ebilling portals;</span></b><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-family: "Roboto", "Arial", "Helvetica", sans-serif; font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"> </span><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;">prompt and accurate assistance to attorneys, clients and staff to resolve complex billing problems by providing billing and A/R analysis or adjustments; research inquiries regarding past and present billing; guidance and training to new billing attorneys as needed; filing and preparation of past month’s billing for electronic scanning; review and summarization of engagement letters pertaining to special financial agreements; implementing and maintaining special fee and cost rate structures and maintenance of client and matter database</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-size:16px;"><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"><strong>Requirements:</strong></span></span><br /> <span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;">Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of one year prior billing/accounting experience. A college degree and previous law firm experience is highly preferred. Also preferred is </span><b style="background-color: transparent; border-bottom-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-bottom-style: none; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-image-outset: 0; border-image-repeat: stretch; border-image-slice: 100%; border-image-source: none; border-image-width: 1; border-left-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-left-style: none; border-left-width: 0px; border-right-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-right-style: none; border-right-width: 0px; border-top-color: rgb(74, 74, 74); border-top-style: none; border-top-width: 0px; color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-family: &quot;Roboto&quot;,&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;Helvetica&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-size-adjust: none; font-stretch: 100%; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 500; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; orphans: 2; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-top: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"><span style="border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 500; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">previous law firm experience</span></b><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;"> </span><span style="background-color: transparent; border: 0px none rgb(74, 74, 74); color: rgb(74, 74, 74); font-size-adjust: none; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 16.08px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; word-spacing: 0px;">with Elite 3E and electronic billing. <br /> <span style="font-size:16px;"><strong>To Apply: </strong></span><span style="font-size:14px;">Please email your resume for consideration to: </span><span style="font-size:16px;">cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com</span></span></span> Chelsea Search Group, Inc. Reston VA

Legal Specialist

Expired Job

Microsoft Corporation