Public Finance Project Manager

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Public Finance Project Manager
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Location: Seattle or Portland
Job# 920SE/920PO

Orrick’s Public Finance group is currently seeking a bright, hardworking and personable Project Manager to join our Portland or Seattle office. As a Project Manager, you will support public finance projects that promote economic development and infrastructure and provide public benefit.

Our Project Managers play an integral role on client transactions, working directly with Orrick attorneys and interfacing with clients on a daily basis on assignments such as:

 Drafting and revising legal documents, resolutions, opinions and closing certificates;
 Coordinating publication of public hearing notices;
 Interacting with state and federal agencies to file public finance forms; and
 Managing closing logistics and finalizing records.

Qualifications:

 Bachelor’s degree or commensurate work experience as a paralegal/project manager required;
 Experience working in a professional office (law firm setting preferred, although not required) and willingness to learn;
 Strong oral and written communication skills;
 Strong attention to detail and organizational skills;
 Ability to work efficiently both independently and in groups; and
 Outstanding work ethic and ability to work flexible hours to meet client needs.

Orrick is a leading global law firm with the top public finance practice in the nation. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality legal advice and for our culture of innovation and collaboration. For the sixth consecutive year, Fortune has named Orrick to its list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. Members of Orrick’s public finance group work with a wide range of clients in Oregon, Washington, Alaska and nationally on finance transactions for critical infrastructure and capital projects, including transportation, housing, healthcare, senior living higher education and other essential projects.
Orrick offers a collaborative work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits, from wellness and mindfulness programs to social impact opportunities, professional staff affinity group communities and generous paid time off.
Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm. Learn more about our awesome employee experience here: Fortune 100 Great Place To Work certified company*.

How to Apply: If you are searching for a chance to create an impact, you have a little grit and you love working with a team, we want to talk with you. To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please visit our Staff and Paralegal Opportunities Listings at www.orrick.com/Careers.

No phone calls please.

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