DLA Piper Billing Team Specialist in Austin, Texas
DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups. We are looking for collaborative, results oriented people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have exceptional problem solving skills.
If you are a highly talented Billing Team Specialist interested in working within both the secretarial services and accounting teams to provide effective and streamlined support to billing attorneys of the firm, we want to hear from you!
This position is located in the Austin office.
The Legal Support Services team in conjunction with the accounting and billing teams provides a cohesive, full-cycle billing support solution to billing attorneys with complex domestic and international billing books.
High School Diploma
2 years’ experience with billing support and clerical experience in a law firm or professional services organization
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
- Some college preferred
What will your day look like?
This position works directly with the Client Account Specialist (CAS) and Global Client Financial Management (GCFM) teams by providing them with proformas and other billing information to review before finalization. Your responsibilities will include performing a variety of duties within the full billing cycle, including, but not limited to, partner time entry, engagement letter compliance, proforma edits, requisite approvals for deferrals and write-offs and time transfers.
Additional responsibilities will include preparing draft invoices, tracking client guidelines, and coordinating with the GCFM Analyst as well as the CAS to ensure a cohesive, full-cycle and successful billing solution. You will also work with timekeepers and/or Legal Secretaries to manage and administer conflicts processes for intake of new matters and provide other administrative support or project assistance as needed.
We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success.
To learn more about DLA Piper, please visit our website
Agency applications will not be considered.