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Conference Center Coordinator- Law Firm

Company: Empire Workforce Solutions
Location: New York
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Our Client, a large prestigious law firm looking to add a Client Service Specialist to add to their team. The Client Services Specialist will provide high quality service to the lawyers, clients, staff, and visitors who require conference center services.The hours for this position are Monday through Friday from 8:30am- 4:00pm. Recent Grads are encouraged to apply. Position Summary The Client Services Specialist will ensure the accurate and timely communication to and from lawyers, clients, staff and visitors and those departments involved in providing service to the conference center. This includes all aspects of conference room scheduling using the Event Management Software System (EMS), including reservations, confirmations, meeting set up, coordinating catering services and regularly monitoring conference room availability. Use of experience and judgment to effectively assist lawyers, clients, staff and visitors in preparing for and holding meetings. Duties & Responsibilities Maintaining the highest level of professionalism when interacting with lawyers, clients, staff and visitors who require conference center and other services. Answering, screening, directing and placing telephone calls and directing lawyers, clients, staff and visitors to appropriate destinations. Maintaining a hospitality/concierge style level of service in the Conference Center in order to assist with lawyers, staff, clients and visitor needs. Scheduling and rescheduling meetings and conference rooms including coordinating catering, room set up and equipment needs with other departments that provide service to the conference center. Working closely with conference room requestors to achieve the required core pieces of data necessary for each reservation, and entering the information into EMS. Ensuring that all aspects of conference room reservations are completed with relevant, accurate information to facilitate successful meetings and adjust as necessary to accommodate current and last minute changes. Becoming accustomed to the capability of each conference room, including seating capacity, AV equipment, etc. to ensure appropriate room reservation for meeting requirements. Tracking, changing and coordinating visitor offices. Assisting lawyers, clients, staff and visitors with requests for special arrangements or services, including transportation, restaurant, travel and lodging. Responding to all requests in an accurate and timely manner. Developing excellent working relationships with lawyers, staff and clients. Faxing, copying, printing, mailing and other administrative tasks. Assisting lawyers, staff and visitors with basic technology and audio-visual equipment such as laptops, telephones and lighting as necessary for presentations, etc. Coordinating Conference Center cleaning with office services staff. Keeping main desk and surrounding area in a neat and orderly fashion. Assisting firm staff with sundry duties at desk such as stuffing envelopes, affixing labels to outgoing mail (to be approved by supervisor). Proactively providing timely feedback to management on any issues that affect client services and the conference center. Timely and regular attendance. Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications Strong client services background, with emphasis on organization, initiative and attention to detail. Ability to accomplish requirements of position in high volume work environment requiring excellent time management and multi-tasking skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills with emphasis on exceptional interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to listen to issues affecting the conference center and propose solutions. Ability to perform moderate document management with a working knowledge of various software packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint; including but not limited to, Word - creating and editing documents; Excel - creating basic spread sheets or editing existing documents; PowerPoint - editing and loading existing document onto laptops for meetings. General knowledge of audio-visual systems to allow basic set up for microphones and other technology used to support meetings. Must be able to operate and troubleshoot, fax machines, copiers, and other basic office equipment. Minimum 2 years front desk experience in a professional environment required, law firm experience preferred. Requirements Ability to learn and utilize EMS system. Exhibit a willingness to be flexible and work alternative shifts and share in overtime as necessary to ensure adequate coverage during weekdays, weekends, holidays and social events. Working harmoniously with co-workers, and those departments that provide service to the conference center, including Catering, Office Services and ITS._Our Client is a Equal Opportunity Employer_Job Type: Full-timePay: $47,200.00 per yearBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shift OvertimeWork Location: One location

Keywords: Empire Workforce Solutions, New York , Conference Center Coordinator- Law Firm, Other , New York, New York

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