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Legal Assistant, Seattle, Washington

Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States of America
Work hard, have fun and make history with Amazon's legal team. As a Legal Assistant you will be a key member of our team, helping us support the rapidly growing Amazon Web Services business. The Legal Assistant will provide front line support for the AWS Products Legal team, coordinating the execution of agreements and approvals, tracking documents and other legal administrative matters with the business groups. The successful candidate will possess the ability to complete a high volume of tasks and projects quickly with little guidance; react with appropriate urgency; take effective action without having to know the total picture; and solve problems that affect people within the group or other related groups.

The candidate will also be internal client-service oriented, have great attention to detail while still meeting tight deadlines, quick to learn and adopt new technologies, have great organizational skills, and the ability to easily switch gears. A high level of professionalism, integrity, and discretion in handling confidential information is also important. A good sense of humor is essential.

Basic Qualifications:
• 2+ years of experience in an administrative capacity
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Ability to work independently
• Client-service oriented with strong attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree
• Strong desire and aptitude for learning new concepts
• Ability to demonstrate sound judgment in ambiguous situations
• Legal experience is a plus

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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