Manager, Administrative Services

Manager, Administrative Services
St. John's, Newfoundland
Reference #SM-14595

Stewart McKelvey is Atlantic Canada's largest full-service law firm with six offices across four provinces. They are leaders in providing the valued legal advice and innovative solutions clients need to solve their challenges now and in the future. By thinking forward, they guide their clients with a forward focus by solving their business challenges, avoiding future risks and identifying new opportunities. They lead clients and the practice of law forward.

On behalf of our client, we are currently recruiting for a Manager, Administrative Services to join their team of dedicated professionals in St. John's, Newfoundland.

Reporting to the CFO and Managing Partner, the Manager, Administrative Services will be responsible to direct the day-to-day operations of the local office including managing staff to ensure the provision of appropriate, consistent, timely and high-quality service to the firm's clients and legal professionals. The Manager, Administrative Services will oversee and/or perform all local administrative and finance tasks. This role will also involve all aspects of talent development, including recruitment, onboarding, training, coaching, staff engagement, performance management and operational management relating to the firm's legal, administrative, and financial support at the local office level.

As the ideal candidate, you are a driven professional possessing a minimum of five years related human resources and/or supervisory experience. Relevant experience working within a professional services environment will be preferred. Strong verbal and written communication skills will be key to success in this role. Familiarity with basic accounting procedures is essential. With exceptional organization and interpersonal skills, you possess strong business acumen and are highly analytical by nature. A bachelors degree or community college certificate with a business concentration or equivalent training and experience is required.

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