What is the primary purpose of the role? How does it contribute to the achievement of overall business objectives?
Associates are lawyers who understand the basic contractual and legal concepts after internal training and guidance, and are able to interpret client instructions and perform first line in the projects they are staffed on. They are expected to have good verbal and written communication skills and communicate with the client on a regular basis.
Scope and Impact:-
Financial responsibilities (e.g. budget, revenue, OI, gross sales, etc.)
Business impact and geographic scope of role?
People management responsibilities? (include typical team size)
What are the critical skills that a successful incumbent would possess, e.g., languages, special writing skills, experience with specific tools, equipment, computer hardware or software, knowledge of special terminology
What are the critical competencies that a successful incumbent would possess?
What are the important relationships that strongly influence success? How critical is the customer relationship?
External – Ability to interact with clients.
Internal - Teamwork skills are critical.
Describe any licenses, certifications or educational experiences that are either required or helpful in performing the role. Designate when required.
Must have: Law degree
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