Job ID: 4975
Updated: Mar 21, 2019
Location: Houston, TX, 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 is seeking a business development professional to support the Firm’s growing Texas offices and Firmwide Energy practice as part of the Texas Business Development team.
The Business Development group operates alongside more than 100 diverse problem-solvers and advisers dedicated to Kirkland’s overall business development, marketing and communications function. This international team provides seamless service to some of the brightest minds in the legal industry, with an emphasis on quality, innovation and responsiveness.
The Business Development Specialist, in collaboration with the Texas Business Development team, will liaise closely with the lawyers in the Texas offices and the Firmwide Energy team to facilitate various projects and strategic initiatives to drive the development of new business. The ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships among lawyers and staff to achieve results. The position demands meticulous writing and proofing skills and experience in the legal, energy, professional services and/or financial services sectors is highly desirable.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented and changed as necessary.)
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
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