Job ID: 4651
Updated: Jan 2, 2019
Location: New York, NY, United States
Category: Business Development
About Kirkland & Ellis
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a preeminent, full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support. Our clients range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms. Known for our commitment to excellence, Kirkland strives to provide superior service to our clients as well as our fellow employees. From Information Technology to Human Resources, Paralegal Services to Business Development, Kirkland offers non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas. Whether starting or growing your career, Kirkland can offer a performance-driven culture filled with bright and innovative teams of co-workers.
Essential Job Functions
Kirkland & Ellis LLP New York is seeking an assistant to support the corporate business development/marketing (BD) efforts of the Firm.
You will report directly to the Director of Corporate Business Development with additional oversight and direction by the senior staff members. In this position, you will communicate and collaborate with more than 100 diverse problem-solvers and advisers dedicated to the broader business development, marketing and communications efforts of the Firm. Our international BD team provides seamless service to some of the brightest minds in the legal industry, with an emphasis on quality, innovation and responsiveness.
In this role, you will assist with preparation and the maintenance of client-facing marketing materials, presentations, responses to RFPs and other marketing collateral. You will support the maintenance of the matters database and engage in client/industry research.
The successful candidate will possess outstanding PowerPoint skills. He/she will have strong analytical skills and eye for detail, and be able to simply (and concisely) convey complex information. Candidates should have a general understanding and an interest in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and/or debt finance.
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