Jones Day Staff and Legal Support

Staff and Legal Support

Staff and Legal Support

Jones Day seeks to employ the most qualified people for every position in the Firm, continually delivering superior client service through professional excellence and teamwork. We offer competitive compensation and benefits in a stimulating work environment. When a position opens, it will appear, below, along with a link to an email to which you can attach your resume and a cover letter.

We do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters and are not responsible for fees from recruiters or other agencies except under specific written agreement with Jones Day. We also do not accept or retain resumes that do not relate to a specific, open position or resumes of individuals who do not meet the stated minimum qualifications for the position which has been posted.

Available position(s): 

  • Coordinator, Business Development & Communications (BD&C)    
  • Paralegal

Coordinator, Business Development & Communications (BD&C)

Summary of Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Coordinator, Business Development & Communications is responsible for supporting the business development efforts of the Paris office, including drafting new business proposals, responding to RFPs (in French) and events planning and execution.
In performing this role, the Coordinator, Business Development & Communications is expected to demonstrate initiative, set priorities, ensure timely and accurate completion of assignments, and comply with Firm policies and procedures.
The Coordinator, Business Development & Communications is also expected to assist in other Business Development & Communications-related functions including, for example, helping with tracking of client interactions and client targeting, and with the preparation of internal Business Development & Communications-related documents. The Coordinator, Business Development & Communications is expected to perform all job duties with a commitment to producing quality work product as part of a global team. The Coordinator, Business Development & Communications will work in both English and French and produce documents in both languages.

Required Qualifications:

  • University-level degree (+5) or equivalent degree (business school).
  • Minimum three to five years of experience in a business development and/or marketing role in a business and/or professional services environment.
  • Minimum three years of experience in event planning and coordination.
  • Excellent proficiency with CRM and email marketing software.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills; bi-lingual with strong French and English skills.

ONLY RESUMES (C.V.s) IN .PDF FORMAT WILL BE ACCEPTED AND REVIEWED

Principals only - No search firms.

To be considered, please send a cover letter, resume and relevant results to parishr@jonesday.com


Paralegal

Summary of Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


Within the team of paralegals of our corporate department, assist lawyers with the framework of a portfolio of listed and non-listed companies (SA, SAS, SARL, SNC, SCI, GIE, Associations) or the execution of capital-intensive operations, restructuring, external growth or financing. This mission will include the following tasks: drafting of the social documentation relating to the daily life of the companies (approval of the annual accounts) or to the realization of specific operations (increases / reductions of capital, issues of securities, constitution, dissolution, liquidation, merger, partial contributions of assets or sale of business funds), keeping social records, fulfillment and follow-up of legal formalities, and conducting legal audits (review of corporate documents and drafting of the corresponding sections of the audit report).
Specialization: Company Law (unlisted and, ideally, listed).

Required Qualifications:

  • Legal Education in French Law.
  • 3 years' experience as a paralegal, ideally acquired in a business law firm.
  • Fluent in French and English.

ONLY RESUMES IN .PDF FORMAT WILL BE ACCEPTED AND REVIEWED
Principals only - No search firms.

Qualified applicants should send their CV to parishr@jonesday.com

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