Ballard Spahr is seeking a self-motivated Estate Administrator to join our Private Client Services practice in the Minneapolis office. We are looking for a dynamic individual who is dependable, has the ability to work efficiently, both independently and on a team, with a proven track record of being able to multi-task and meet deadlines.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are required. The selected individual will be highly motivated with strong organizational skills, solid attention to detail and will have the ability to work well under pressure.
This position requires frequent interaction with clients and their advisors. Previous experience in estate administration handling basic probate tasks, preparing estate tax and gift tax returns, gathering of decedents’ assets and evaluating assets, bill paying/bookkeeping, fiduciary accounting and reviewing and filing fiduciary income tax returns is required. Some experience with preparation of real estate deeds will be helpful. Proficiency with Outlook, Word and Excel and mathematical ability is essential to be successful in this position. Undergraduate degree and/or paralegal certification preferred.
Ballard Spahr is not currently accepting applications from search firms for this position. All applications must include a cover letter and salary requirements.
Ballard Spahr LLP offers excellent compensation, a comprehensive benefits package and a generous paid time off program is offered. For immediate consideration, please click on the link below and apply online. https://ballardspahr.silkroad.com/epostings/
Ballard Spahr is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a culturally diverse environment. The firm encourages applications from a diverse pool of candidates, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, handicap or disability, citizenship, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, transgender status, sex stereotyping, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.