Senior Associate, SWAT

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/02/18
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/02/18

Senior Associate, SWAT

Job Description

  • Conducting significant core legal research in various topics and making that research relevant to specific practice areas and to specific customers
  • Assessing, analyzing and interpreting legal content with minimal guidance
  • Assessing, analyzing, and interpreting customer usage data and being able to apply this to relevant value propositions with minimal guidance
  • Positioning Westlaw value propositions to all segments, demonstrating high level of knowledge and experience
  • Collaborating with team members and internal stakeholders to better leverage key legal research information
  • Creating highly targeted presentations in PowerPoint
  • Delivering presentations which anticipate customer needs both internally and externally
  • Providing coaching and training in the Westlaw value presentation
  • Be a resource for colleagues on the SWAT team, providing direction to SWAT Associates as needed

We are the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

Qualifications, Experience, Knowledge and Skills 

  • JDdegreerequired
  • Admission to a state bar strongly preferred
  • 5+ years of legal experience
  • Mastery of legal research skills with experience using Westlaw and/or other online legal research tools
  • Demonstrated ability to understand the market for Westlaw
  • Strong ability to interpret, analyze, organize, and express complex legal material quickly and accurately
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a very quickly changing environment
  • Strong experience in working very effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently, consistently meet deadlines, and achieve individual objectives within larger team projects
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong overall presentation skills
  • Strong computer skills including applications such as the Microsoft Office applications Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint
  • JREQ100952
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