Project Manager Legal Services 8/17/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY DTI is seeking a candidate for the position of Project Manager.
Responsibilities and Essential Functions:As a subject matter expert (SME) for electronic discovery, the Project Manager provides guidance and general oversight for clients during the entire e-discovery life-cycle.The Project Manager plans, coordinates, executes and delivers electronic discovery projects, facilitates communication and collaboration between and among clients and their respective resources including technology staff, vendors, outside counsel legal teams and support staff.Consults and coordinates the collection, management, review, processing and/or production of electronically stored information (ESI) striving to be on time, and provides clients with the highest level of daily status, data integrity, and service quality.Gathers, documents and coordinates project specifications from the client and then works with internal operational teams to ensure requirements and timelines are understood. Identifies and manages issues and risks as appropriate.Utilizes critical thinking and trouble-shooting skills to communicate cost effective solutions to clients.Performs Quality Control and Quality Assurance of project data prior to client delivery.Documents project expectations within the formal statements of work along with project specifications and design documentation.Documents project and report progress to clients on a daily or weekly basis as required.
Required Characteristics and Credentials:5-7 years of combined experience in litigation/litigation support, electronic data discovery, eDiscovery, electronic data discovery technologies, and review platforms.2-3 years of Project Management experience with on-time deliverables and strong problem-solving skills and high attention to detail. (PMP Certification not required)Extensive knowledge of the concepts, principles, management and processing of electronically stored information (ESI) as they relate to legal matters, including the use of various ESI management and review tools and applications.Advanced knowledge of Relativity e-Discovery review platforms such as Concordance and Relativity. Strong communication and organizational skills and the ability to work effectively with both the legal and technical teams.Ability to coordinate tasks on multiple large projects, simultaneously.Ability to work flexible hours as needed including some nights and weekends if needed to finish projects. 2nd shift 4 to 12am especially needed.