Lead Records Specialist at Epiq Global Business Transformation Solutions, LLC in San Diego, California

Posted in Legal 3 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

It's fun to work at a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!

Job Description:

Job Summary:

Provide maintenance of data, records, and files necessary to provide servicing to the assigned client team or department. This position will perform duties as a lead relating to the implementation, and management of all aspects of document control and records management throughout the information lifecycle for physical or electronic records.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Evaluates current active records system for compliance by taking inventories and reviewing information retrieval needs

  • Monitor and  listen  to  customers  to  understand  inquiries  and  requests  in  order  to  provide  accurate information about the firm's records and prompt assistance

  • Coordinates information creation, receipt, storage retrieval and disposition

  • Ensures security and preservation of records in records centers and inactive records

  • Works  with  departments  on  special  information  research  and  retrieval  projects  to  ensure  that  all information needs are met

  • Exhibit excellence in customer service and the ability to serve others

  • Ensures application of retention schedules to inactive records. Answer verbal, telephone, written and e-mail inquiries, regarding records requests in an efficient manner

  • Prepare new files within the records system guidelines

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Characteristics

  • 3+ years’ experience in law firm records management

  • Prior supervisory experience (preferred)

  • Previous experience utilizing legal-specific records management systems (preferred)

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (4 years of college preferred)

  • Be personable, articulate, knowledgeable and professional in presenting oneself in a professional setting

  • Flexibility in dealing with simultaneous projects

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to function with a high level of patience, tact and diplomacy in handling any “complaint” situations

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and organizational skills

  • Detail oriented and exceptionally attentive to accuracy

  • Ability to learn skills quickly

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks

  • Customer service and enthusiasm

  • Ability to routinely stand, bend and stretch

  • Ability to lift or move 40 lbs. or greater

  • Fine and/or gross motor skills, including the ability to grasp, lift and/or carry or otherwise move packages on a standard wheeled cart with a load capacity of 100lbs

  • Ability to walk, bend, kneel, stand, and/or sit for an extended period of time

  • Manual dexterity required for operating office machinery (phone, copy machines, binding equipment, etc)

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft products pertaining to the specific position including but not limited to Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.

  • Strong initiative required; ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision

  • Strong computer and database skills

  • Ability to function with a high level of patience, tact and diplomacy to defuse anger and collect accurate information

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

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