Farmers Electric Cooperative is looking for an individual with a professional demeanor, exceptional organizational and communications skills, and a “can-do” attitude to support the Legal Department; one who works with integrity, inspires trust, welcomes feedback and strives to build knowledge and skills.
Primary duties include assisting with legal matters (including claims processing, litigation, and transactional matters) under supervision of a licensed attorney; providing diverse advanced and confidential administrative and clerical support services; organizing documents, files and databases to ensure ready accessibility of information and deadline compliance; assisting with events and meetings; participating in conferences and seminars; and other duties as assigned.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Preference will be given to resumes received before December 31st, 2018.
Farmers Electric Cooperative is a progressive and rapidly growing distribution system located east of Dallas, TX, serving over 60,000 meters throughout a 12 county area.
Farmers Electric Cooperative is An Equal Opportunity Employer offering excellent benefits including paid training, health insurance, paid vacation, holidays & sick leave, retirement & 401k. Salary based on qualifications.
This position requires outstanding verbal and written communications skills; strong document management and organizational skills; careful attention to detail; advanced knowledge of standard productivity tools including Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and Powerpoint and Adobe Acrobat; the ability to complete a high volume of tasks accurately and on deadline in a fast-paced, dynamic environment; a strong commitment to outstanding customer service and work product quality; ability to work collaboratively, as well as independently and with minimal supervision; a high degree of confidentiality; and maintenance of effective communications and working relationships with coworkers, members, and the public.
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree. Meaningful experience in a legal setting or supporting management or executive level is preferred.