Robert Half Office Administrator in San Francisco, California
Robert Half is recruiting an Office Administrator for a boutique real estate law firm in downtown San Francisco (some telecommute OK). The Administrator is responsible for human resources duties (onboarding/offboarding, employment payroll & benefits administration, and recruitment), preparing and sending invoices to clients and tracking collections, trust account management, vendor relations and accounts payable, balancing and forecasting firm’s profit and loss operating budget, leading marketing initiatives (incl. email blast campaigns), website maintenance (incl. social media), and event planning, and other miscellaneous office administration duties (facilities, IT, ordering office supplies and equipment/furniture, etc.).
The qualifications for the Office Manager role are the following:
· 5+ years of mid-sized or larger law firm management;
· Good HR experience, incl. staff supervision, doing performance reviews, updating employee handbook, etc.;
· Passion for talent acquisition, retention, and savvy law firm marketing;
· Basic accounting (A/P & A/P), bookkeeping, and monthly client invoicing skills;
· Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), responsive and timely, very organized and tech savvy, and good project management skills.
This is a compelling opportunity to take on a leaderhip role at a customer service-focused law firm poised for growth. Depending on experience, the firm offers a starting base salary range of $100,000 – 135,000/yr., annual bonus pay, and employment benefits coverage. For confidential consideration, please email resume to Jon Lucchese, Vice President of Permanent Placement Services Practice, at jon.lucchese‹at›roberthalf‹dot›com . Thank you!
Eagerness to take initiative and learn quickly
Excellent attention to detail
Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
Strong communication and social skills
3+ years of law office management experience
Able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist the team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules
Practical knowledge of working with legal professionals
Skills in budget forecasting
Familiar with management of a boutique or ideally larger law firm
Well-founded grasp of escrow and trust account management
Training & development experience required
Solid understanding of performance reviews
Previous experience with real estate leasing law is a plus
Quality experience with negotiating contracts
Solid understanding of drafting and implementing office policies & procedures
Billing software for attorneys experience
Wide ranging experience with overseeing office functions
Foundational knowledge in processing bi-monthly payroll
Civil litigation law firm experience preferred
Previous experience negotiating vendor agreements
Good experience with human resources (HR) administration
General familiarity with operating budgets
Enjoys assisting attorneys
Earlier work involving real estate law is a plus
Experience with benefits administration
Hands-on experience with employee relations
Proven knowledge of employer-side employment law
Some experience with civic engagement and public relations
Experience with client relations
Comprehension of compensation and benefits
Well-founded grasp of preparing and sending out monthly invoices
Proven knowledge of billing collection
Experience with accounts payable (AP)
If you want to take the next step in your legal career, this dynamic, growing firm could have an excellent opportunity for you. We want to hear from any candidates out there who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.
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