Available Positions

Human Resources Generalist

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville is seeking an experienced Human Resources Generalist.  This is an exempt position and Powers is operating in a hybrid work environment.  The Human Resources Generalist is responsible for all HR functions for a 60+ employee law firm including compliance of firm policies; documenting performance; confirm timesheet submissions of non-exempt staff; coordinate leave requests; coordinate secretarial support; maintain personnel records; coordinate and participate in annual reviews; coordinate staff and professional recruiting; conduct orientation of new employees and exit interviews for departing employees.  The HR Generalist will also be responsible for working closely with our benefits broker to coordinate the benefit plans; conduct annual open enrollment; update benefits records and submit reports.  The HR Generalist is an integral part of our Administrative Team and must be able to multi-task, be highly organized, effectively communicate across all levels of the organization and maintain confidentiality.  Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelors Degree and at least two  years’ related Human Resources experience in a law firm or professional organization.  For consideration, submit a cover letter and resume to Recruiting@PowersLaw.com. In the subject of your correspondence, note “Human Resources Generalist.” EOE. No search firm submissions, please.

 

Accounts Payable Specialist

Powers, a mid-size DC law firm with a national practice, has an immediate opening for an Accounts Payable Specialist to join our growing Accounting Team.  The specialist will be responsible for processing, preparing payment for and reconciling vendor invoices; prepare and distribute the year-end 1099 forms; open new client matters; record and maintain various new client matter reports; prepare and process reimbursement and check requests.  The specialist will also review the GL for expenses and apply soft costs for client billing.  In addition, this position is responsible for the distribution and reconciliation of petty cash.  The specialist will work closely with members of the Executive and Accounting Team to prepare and distribute weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports.  The specialist must possess strong data entry skills and excellent attention to detail.  Qualified candidates will have earned a bachelor’s degree and have 2-5 years of relevant accounting experience; law firm experience is a plus.  For consideration, submit a cover letter and resume to Recruiting@PowersLaw.com.  In the subject line please include “Accounts Payable Specialist”.  EOE.  No search firm submissions, please.


To apply for an Attorney position, please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript to:

 

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, PC
Attn: Recruiting
1501 M Street, NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC  20005

Email: Recruiting@PowersLaw.com

To apply for a Summer Associate position, please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript to:

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, PC
Attn: Recruiting
1501 M Street, NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC  20005

Email: SummerAssociate@PowersLaw.com

To apply for a non-attorney, professional, or administrative position, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, PC
Attn: Recruiting
1501 M Street, NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC  20005

Email: Recruiting@PowersLaw.com

To apply for an internship position, please send a cover letter, resume and writing sample to:

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, PC
Attn: Recruiting
1501 M Street, NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC  20005

Email: Recruiting@PowersLaw.com


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