Why Bennett Jones

It goes without saying that lawyers are self-motivated achievers and independent thinkers. At Bennett Jones, our lawyers and business advisors are individuals deeply connected to their practice areas and the industries they serve. We know business, we know the industries we support and we know the law.

For individuals seeking to further their careers at Bennett Jones, we seek enthusiastic and supportive colleagues who will help to further our reputation as one of the very best providers of legal services in all areas in which we practice. We are looking for those who will strive with us to reach the highest peaks of individual and professional achievement.

In order to further our business, we intend to earn the respect of clients who will proactively advocate for our firm, our lawyers and our advisors. To accomplish this, we seek individuals who embrace rising to the occasion and taking on the challenges of developing new ways to impress our clients through extraordinary service excellence.

We strive to foster a workplace environment that rewards success and emphasizes initiative and inventiveness over convention and fresh thinking over formality. We are committed to recruiting, developing and challenging the most creative and talented people in their fields and unleashing them in a spirited atmosphere of entrepreneurial energy.

We provide individuals in the firm with an opportunity to perform stimulating, interesting and rewarding work in a collegial team environment and we promote an atmosphere of excellence through strong personal commitment and the encouragement of a balanced life.

Our Commitment to Our People

AON Best Employer Platinum Canada
Best Employers Alberta Top 70 2018

Available Positions

Calgary - Collections/Accounts Receivable Specialist (5 Month Contract)

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrates proficiency within our business accounting program (Aderant)
  • Provide financial, clerical and administrative services to ensure efficient, timely and accurate payment of accounts
  • Identify outstanding accounts receivable
  • Communicate with clients, lawyers and legal professionals regarding outstanding accounts
  • Process credit card payments
  • Provide copies of invoices as requested by internal and external clients
  • Post write-off and write-off reversal of accounts receivables
  • Process trust transfers/reversals and application for payment of invoices
  • Preparation of files going into legal action
  • Act as back-up to team members
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Team Lead

Is Bennett Jones for You?

Roles Within the Firm

Legal Assistants

Bennett Jones employees work in a challenging, fast-paced environment, supported by a culture based on trust and respect. We take pride in our ability to attract and retain individuals who excel in their respective fields by providing stimulating work and learning and development opportunities, as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Our legal assistants provide skilled clerical and administrative support to our legal professionals to enhance the practice of law and service to our clients. Clerical, administrative and general office duties are provided within a team environment, with varied duties and level of responsibility based on the practice area and lawyer(s).