The Interactive Brokers Group is one of the 15 largest financial services firms in the U.S. and is a global leader in technology-focused securities brokerage and market making. We serve more than 380,000 customers trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world, and are the largest online broker in the U.S. based on daily trade volume. We have been named a top online broker by Barron's for six years in a row. We are currently looking to hire a recent college graduate as an Office Manager/Legal Assistant in our Washington, DC office. We are seeking a smart, organized, and detail-oriented individual who is interested in learning about the financial services industry and legal work. This position could be an excellent choice for a candidate considering applying to law school or business school. Job Summary : The Office Manager/Legal Assistant will be responsible for providing assistance and administrative support to IB's in-house attorneys and manage our DC office.
Manage the day-to-day operation of the firm's DC office;
Perform general administrative duties (e.g., copying, mail delivery, ordering office supplies) for the General Counsel and other in-house staff;
Prepare reports and legal correspondence;
Managing the company's litigation calendar;
Create, organize, index and maintain electronic and hardcopy case files;
Provide support and assistance to IB in-house counsel in the office and during legal proceedings, including assisting with review and filing of pleadings and discovery, preparing summary reports and review of opposing party reports and exhibits;
Ensure delivery of all incoming and outgoing correspondence;
Work on and manage specialized projects as necessary
Strong written and oral communication skills;
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment;
Proficiency with desktop applications and MS Office suite of products is required;
Proficiency conducting online searches and retrieving relevant information as needed;
IT knowledge would be helpful.
Compensation : In addition to a competitive salary, comprehensive health and welfare benefits, IB offers a 401(k) plan with company match, as well as performance-based compensation in the form of year-end bonus and company stock.