Job ID: 6460
Updated: Apr 5, 2022
Location: Chicago, IL, 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
We are seeking an assistant to support the efforts of the Marketing Experience Management team within the Firm’s Business Development & Marketing (BD) function. You will serve as a valuable resource to the team and be responsible for the research, collection, database entry and maintenance of historical and current deal and case experience in a marketing-ready format.
This role has a strong focus on the research and analysis of case and deal documents, press releases, news items, and information from a variety internal and external market intelligence and legal research platforms. You will need to be comfortable in an internal database environment and have the ability to simply and concisely convey complex information.
You will report to the Director of Marketing Experience Management and will work closely with other team members. In addition to the core responsibilities, you will also communicate and collaborate daily with more than 135 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 our attorneys with a focus on quality, innovation and responsiveness.
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
How to Apply
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